"The book covers KDE in an incredible amount of detail. In fact,
except for application development, a KDE user may not even need
any other reference material than this book. The two chapters on
KDE development were a bit thin, however, the books is aimed at
those new to KDE, so only a brief introduction to KDE programming
"Part II covers customizing KDE. It is amazing how
customizable Linux is. You can make your Linux box look just about
any way you want and this section shows you how to do just
that. It also covers themes and the CD-ROM includes the KDE
themes gallery from themes.org...."
"One of the reasons the book is able to cover so many topics is
it is well laid out with clear and concise explanations. The book
is designed so you can put it down at the end of a chapter, work
with KDE and come back to it. Teach Yourself KDE in 24 Hours makes
excellent and liberal use of graphics throughout the entire book.
Explanations are backed up with screen shots and icons that let you
know of various tips, call attention to possible pitfalls or to
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