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10 Things I Hate About KDE4 RC2+

Dec 28, 2007, 04:00 (8 Talkback[s])

"KDE4 has a lot of hype. It is a significant change, reportedly a big jump forward. There is a lot of new technology and names: Plasma, Oxygen, Phonon, Okular, Solid and more . Depending on what you read, and where you read it, it is either the second coming of the DE Christ, or the first coming of the DE Anti-christ. I decided to live with KDE 4 RC2+ on OpenSuse for an entire month, Dec 11--Jan 11th (the release date) and record my experiences. I'll be publishing an article a day about KDE 4 through the release.

"The desktop computer I had recently reviewed from Geeks.com (the Pentium 4 Geek kit) served as my test system. It has been solid. The OS is openSUSE 10.3, installed via 1Click. I'm updating RC2 daily. The hardware is reasonably modern, a Pentium 4 based system. I upped the RAM to 3 gigs from 1 gig. I was ready to go. Knowing how you haters are, I figured the best way to start this series is with link bait.

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