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Review: GoblinX 2.6

Mar 04, 2008, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Marius Nestor)

[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for this link. ]

"Version 2.6 of GoblinX, the Slackware-based Live CD Linux distribution, was released 10 days ago, and it was a good opportunity for me to take it for an in-depth test drive. What impressed me the most, is the fact that the developer (yes a single man is behind this distribution), Flavio de Oliveira a.k.a Grobsch, has succeeded to insert no more than five (yes, that's 5) desktop environments, or window managers if you prefer so, in this tiny Linux distribution.

"So, I've downloaded the ISO image and burn it on a blank CD. I should mention that the image has approximatively 300 MB in size, which is a wonderful thing for those of you who don't own a high-speed Internet connection..."

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