Element OS - An Ubuntu Based Distro For HTPCs
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" Element OS is a 32 bit Xubuntu based distro for
HTPCs(Home Theatre PCs). It maintains compatibility with Ubuntu
repositories. It uses the Advanced Packaging Tool(APT) with
Element's own custom repositories and the Ubuntu repositories.
Element OS also incorporates the AllMyApps software center to allow
additional applications to be downloaded.
"Technology And Functionality
"* Element employs a customized Xfce interface with similar
full-screen windowing effects seen on netbook and mobile interfaces
such as the Ubuntu Netbook Remix.
* Element OS deploys '10 foot user interface' technology which
makes it even unique among HTPCs.
* Element OS comes with XBMC Media Center by default. And you can
always install other media center applications like Boxee, Moovida