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TriedIT: Review: Foresight Linux 1.0

Feb 23, 2007, 11:30 (0 Talkback[s])


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"Installation of Foresight Linux was a snap. Under VMware Fusion Beta on my MacBook Pro and on my Athlon 64 x2 system with GeForce 7800GT the installation was flawless. The graphical installer popped up cleanly on both and easily walked me through the installation process with minimal questions. The only slightly difficult part of the installer was the partitioner. On my desktop I have several drives all with multiple different partitions on it so that complicated matters. The partitioner had a lot of help text to explain how to use the graphical partition utility. Once I figured out which of my drives was the one I wanted to install it to, I went to the first screen of the partition utility, only selected that drive, and told Foresight to wipe the disk. The partition utility was very intuitive and the help information on the left side would be very useful to people who are not familiar with partitioning their drives..."

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