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Free-bees.co.uk: Freespire 1.0 [Review]

Sep 01, 2006, 12:00 (2 Talkback[s])

"So, what is Freespire? It is essentially the free (as in beer) counterpart to Linspire, which, in turn, is based on Debian and will cost you at least about fifty American Dollars. Freespire aims to be to Linspire what Fedora is to Red Hat--a free, community project.

"Before we really get going, we must consider Freespire's target audience. I don't really think it is the experienced power GNU/Linux user, but instead at the opposite end of the spectrum--those either unable or unwilling to spend time getting their system working. This means that Freespire needs to work well out of the box, with minimum configuration required..."

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