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LinuxPR: Lycoris Desktop/LX Now Shipping in Box Sets

Feb 05, 2002, 19:37 (8 Talkback[s])
"Box sets of the Lycoris flagship product, Desktop/LX, which was formally known as Redmond Linux Personal, are immediately available from Lycoris and approved resellers worldwide.

As with all Lycoris products, Desktop/LX champions usability, familiarity, and economy. Desktop/LX is now available in two box packages, standard or deluxe. The standard box set includes the Desktop/LX CD-ROM, a 30 page installation manual, and 60 days of e-mail support directly from Lycoris. Desktop/LX Deluxe includes everything in the standard package, plus 2 extra CD-ROMs, Source Code and DevTools. These tools allow developers to use Desktop/LX Deluxe as a development platform. Desktop/LX allows consumers to have a full featured desktop for $29.95, and the Desktop/LX Deluxe development set sells for $39.95.

According to Lycoris CTO and Founder, Joseph Cheek, Desktop/LX is now a viable platform for Linux application develpment and inclusion in OEM PC's.

"We now have a desktop operating system that's easy to use, stable, and easy to update. It's an attactive platform for application developers to work their magic and offer an alternative on the desktop." says Cheek. "We will be leading the way in this area by offering software packages tailored specifically for Desktop/LX soon as well."

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