OSNews: Interview with Joseph Cheek of Lycoris
Jun 26, 2002, 23:30 (2 Talkback[s])
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"The beta build 45 of Lycoris was released just a few days ago,
and this is a good opportunity to learn more about the product, the
company and its plans. So today, we are happy to host a
mini-interview with Lycoris' CTO and founder, Joseph Cheek.
"1. Lycoris Desktop/LX had very good reviews lately.
What kind of feedback did you receive from your growing userbase?
What did they like most in Desktop/LX and what is the most wanted
"Joseph Cheek: In general users are impressed, and say
'if only it had feature X it would be perfect.' The most requested
features are better configuration utilities, an easy to use
software installer, and more pre-made software available for
installation [openoffice is at the top of the list]. Between our
new control center, the software installer, our IRIS [Internet
Rapid Installer for Software], and our Productivity Pak, all of
these are being addressed...."