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The Perfect Desktop - Kubuntu 9.10

Nov 27, 2009, 03:02 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Falko Timme)


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"1 Preliminary Note

"To fully replace a Windows desktop, I want the Kubuntu desktop to have the following software installed: Graphics:

The GIMP - free software replacement for Adobe Photoshop
F-Spot - full-featured personal photo management application for the GNOME desktop
Google Picasa - application for organizing and editing digital photos

Flash Player 10
FileZilla - multithreaded FTP client
Thunderbird - email and news client
Evolution - combines e-mail, calendar, address book, and task list management functions
aMule - P2P file sharing application
KTorrent - Bittorrent client
Azureus/Vuze - Java Bittorrent client
Kopete - multi-platform instant messaging client
Google Earth
Quassel IRC - IRC client"

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