Big Things Come in TinyMe
Oct 14, 2008, 21:03 (0 Talkback[s])
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"In appearance, TinyMe is attractive enough that I haven't been
tempted to change anything, which is rare for me.
"TinyMe comes with a good selection of software to handle most
of the basic computer tasks of today. It includes Abiword for word
processing, Opera for Web browsing, Sylpheed for email, and GThumb
digital camera support. However, there appears to be no included
spreadsheet or database manager, and adding my printer required
"Fortunately, these software problems are easily fixed. TinyMe
has access to the full PCLinuxOS software library. This gives users
far more choices than some other light distros, such as Puppy.
Package management is handled by Synaptic, which works easily and