"Once properly installed, Mandrake 9.1 runs very, very smoothly.
The appearance of the KDM login screen has changed slightly; I
preferred the previous one in 9.0, but this is an easy option to
"Once I got to the KDE desktop, however, I was truly impressed
by how much looks have improved: Keramik is a beautiful, modern GUI
style, and font handling has clearly improved. The few annoying
quirks I had with my Xinerama (dual-screen) setup are gone.
"Unfortunately Mandrake has not yet adopted a complete new set
of icons: I found the mixture of new and old icons aesthetically
unpleasant. This, too, is easy to fix with a quick visit to
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