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ExtremeTech: Xandros Desktop OS 3 Deluxe Edition

Dec 14, 2004, 01:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jim Lynch)

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"We frequently get the same question from our readers in the ExtremeTech forum: I want to get rid of Windows, so which Linux distribution should I try? Now we have a definite answer: Get Xandros. With the release of version 3, the Xandros folks have finally come up with a full-blown replacement for Windows on the desktop. New stuff in this release includes a VPN wizard, a firewall wizard, encrypted home folders, DVD burning, and a number of other goodies.

"That's a lot of new features, and some of them answer criticisms we've had of a variety of Linux distros. Can a desktop distro really be a viable replacement for Windows? To find out, we installed it on a couple of PCs--a desktop and a laptop..."

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