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BluePoint -- A new Chinese Linux distribution released

Jul 11, 1999, 09:10 (0 Talkback[s])

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NetworkStudio writes:

1999/7/11,ShenZhen,China

Network Studio (openunix.org) has released it's new BluePoint Linux preview edition. (code name: star)

"BluePoint" features:

  • Based on RedHat 6.0, with 100% compatibility.
  • Multi-lingual, multi-encoding support built in kernel.
    Currently supports the major two Chinese encodings: GB-2312 and BIG5. Diffrent encoded characters can co-exist on the same console.
  • Full NLS support.
    Most common packages have been translated to Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese, while other packages are on the way.
  • Based on CXWIN
    CXWIN is a patched X server with Chinese character input, output and detection functions. it's been enhanced by Network Studio for years.

This preview version can be found at:
http://www.openunix.org/pub/bluepoint/starpreview/
Contact: admin@openunix.org
(Web pages mostly in Chinese)