Tag Archives: distro

  1. Peppermint 4 – An OS for everyone? & The Probem of Linux Advocacy

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    March 11, 2014 by openbytes

    Its been a while since I wrote a distro review on Openbytes and its also been a while since I …
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  2. Mageia 1 – A new distro and a new DE experience for me.

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    June 6, 2011 by openbytes

    In 2008 I tried a well known distro called Mandriva, even back then the bar was set pretty high for …
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  3. REVIEW: Salix 13.1-rc1 (Live LXDE)

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    September 12, 2010 by openbytes

    Salix, a slackware distro, is one I’ve looked at previously on Openbytes.  It has a history with Zenwalk, but not …
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  4. Peppermint Ice – Press Release!

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    July 18, 2010 by openbytes

    Press release received from the Peppermint dev team.  Due to a shortage of time (and a desire to get this news out) …
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  5. Peppermint Team – Q&A with OpenBytes

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    June 8, 2010 by openbytes

    Regular readers here will remember the Peppermint One review I covered recently.  I was very impressed and the project has …
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  6. REVIEW: Peppermint – Cloud/Lightweight distro & Considering the cloud?

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    May 30, 2010 by openbytes

    Linux and its diverse range of distributions are developing at a very fast pace.  Nearly every day on Distrowatch I …
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  7. Wolvix 2.0.0 beta Build 56

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    April 18, 2010 by openbytes

    Its been a long time. The last time I reported on Wolvix was in July 09 where the distro received …
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  8. When must you shill for Linux? – A rather disturbing idea.

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    April 17, 2010 by openbytes

    How many times have people accused me of “Microsoft Hater”, “Linux Zealot”, “Linux Unwashed”?  Comments like these (and many more …
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  9. Netrunner (Albedo) – A look at a brand new distro!

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    April 11, 2010 by openbytes

    Its been a while since I showcased a Linux distro with the last being Puppy Arcade.  Ive got Dr Schestowitz …
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  10. REVIEW – xPUD 0.9.2

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    December 13, 2009 by openbytes

    A look at an out-of-the-box, Ubuntu based Linux distro with a bias towards computing in the cloud! No matter if …
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