"The ideas in this article came from my project to give my
retired father a computer running Debian Sarge and KDE. All the
ideas can be transposed to any modern Linux/Unix distribution, and
most of these ideas should work with any desktop system.
"My father is in his late 60s, and has never used a computer
before, though he has seen others use them. There are a lot of
people that now fall into this so called 'silver surfer'
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