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The ZenMini of netbook Linuxes

Aug 25, 2010, 13:07 (0 Talkback[s])


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"OpenSUSE isn't the only new distro at the Oa compound; I've also replaced Easy Peasy on my netbook with PCLinuxOS, running the GNOME ZenMini Desktop.

"There is certainly nothing wrong with Easy Peasy… If you didn't know it's basically the latest Ubuntu Netbook Edition with restricted codecs pre-installed. I've just been looking a more traditional interface for my Eee PC, one with an additional virtual desktop — four would be overkill but two is perfect. And that's exactly what ZenMini gives me.

"As you can probably guess from its name, ZenMini is as much about what's left out as what's included."

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