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Jun 27, 2005, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"The Foresight Linux 0.8.1 distribution showcases some of the latest and greatest software from GNOME. Some of the more innovative things are included, like Beagle, F-spot, Howl, and the latest HAL--all of this plus some clean default themes and artwork. After using Foresight for an week I decided to use it as my primary distro.

"Installing Foresight is easy because it uses the same Anaconda installer used by Red Hat and Fedora Core. Unfortunately you can only choose between the minimal packages or a full install. When Anaconda finishes, you will have a GNOME 2.10 desktop with a Linux kernel, gcc 3.3.3, and xorg 6.8.2..."

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