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Ubuntu with a difference…Linobuntu

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1) The first release will be based on Ubuntu 8.04.1.

2) The desktop will use Gnome 2.23,with changes to the menu.

3) A community theme and icon pack installed.

4) Origional Ubuntu documentation for the original release.

5) Multimedia support will be included.

6) Envy will be installed to assist users with installing their graphic’s cards drivers.

7) At the current moment the first release of Linobuntu will be 99% compatible with Ubuntu 8.04.1 (therefore any extra software you will require will work fine if it is designed for Ubuntu 8.04)

8 ) Include the following software applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader
Macromedia Flash support and Sun Java JRE
Downloader For X
Google Picasa
Google Earth
MPlayer with all codecs and dvd playing support
NTFS Configuration Tool (ntfs-config)

The beta version of Linobuntu has been released, and is available here.


Written by techran

January 5, 2009 at 2:51 am

Posted in Linux

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