Mandriva Linux 2008 Powerpack Review
Oct 18, 2007, 01:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Mandriva PowerPack edition is unique among desktop
Linux distributions in that it doesn't try to remove the technical
complexity from the operating environment--it isn't 'dumbed down.'
It's the perfect balance between automation and control; this is
especially welcome in a desktop Linux realm where distributors are
increasingly focusing on eliminating control in favor of automation
in an attempt to appeal to low-knowledge users. The installation
utility is easy to use and understand, but it doesn't skip over
things like network administration, drive partitioning and
formatting, and user accounts..."