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Instant Pictoguide to Knoppix 6.0

Mar 09, 2009, 20:32 (0 Talkback[s])

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"More importantly, the improved boot process doesn't affect Knoppix' legendary hardware detection capabilities.

"The latest version of Knoppix is based on LXDE, a lightweight graphical desktop environment, and it is lightning fast even on low-end machines and netbooks. Unlike previous versions, Knoppix 6.0 comes with a trimmed software bundle, but key productivity applications like OpenOffice.org, Iceweasel (aka Firefox), Icedove (aka Thunderbird), Pidgin, and the GIMP are still there.

"Knoppix has always featured excellent hardware detection and support, and the latest release is no exception. What's more impressive, it detects and enables wireless cards on popular netbooks like ASUS Eee PC 701 and 900 as well as Acer Aspire One right out of the box."

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