NewsForge: My Workstation OS: Foresight Linux
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
"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
22.214.171.124 Linux kernel, gcc 3.3.3, and xorg 6.8.2..."