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PCLinuxOS Review: What Does PCLinuxOS Have to Offer?

Jul 12, 2011, 14:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"One user-friendly distro that's popular is PCLinuxOS, and they have just come out with a new release. But what does it have that other distros do not? That's my goal, to explore PCLinuxOS and see what you can expect that you won't find elsewhere. And, with that said, let's dig in.

"There are two different desktops you can opt to go with on PCLinuxOS: KDE or LXDE. KDE is an obvious choice and is offered by plenty of distributions. LXDE (Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment) on the other hand is primarily distributed by Lubuntu and Knoppix. Because there are already two other distributions shipping with LXDE, what about the PCLinuxOS take on this desktop would make anyone want to use PCLinuxOS over these two distributions?"

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