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Mad Penguin: First look at aLinux 12.5

Aug 31, 2005, 23:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Adam Doxtater)

[ Thanks to silentbob4 for this link. ]

"As Linux becomes a more viable contender for the consumer desktop market (and it is... slowly), the need to make it stand out from the competition just gets greater and greater. Some might see this as functionality, others look and feel, still others might see it as a bit of both.

"This is where aLinux enters the picture. This version of Linux, which sprang up from a distribution called 'Peanut,' strives to have all the good looks and flash plus all the cool multimedia features desktop users are demanding. Do they pull it off? Have they struck a good balance? Does it work? Well, my friends, we're here to find out..."

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