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MoonOS 4 Neake Review

Jan 19, 2011, 14:34 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jim Lynch)

[ Thanks to Jim Lynch for this link. ]

"It's been quite a while since I last looked at MoonOS. The last review covered version 3.0, this time around it's MoonOS 4.0. MoonOS is another Ubuntu-based derivative, so if Ubuntu appeals to you then MoonOS 4 might be right up your alley.

"What's New In This Release Here's a sample of the new features in this release:

GNOME
New File System
Software Updates
Appshell Framework
Docky
Synapse

"The default environment for MoonOS used to be

"Enlightenment; that has obviously changed in this release. Don't worry though; there will be an Enlightment (and LXDE) version released later. Until then you'll have to get by with GNOME. As somebody that really likes GNOME, I have no problem whatsoever with this change. But your mileage may vary. The developers are smart to offer an Enlightenment version for their devoted users; it'll help soothe any ruffled feathers for sure."

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