Archive for September 9th, 2007

Dreamlinux Multimedia Edition 2.2

Dreamlinux Multimedia Edition 2.2 is a one of distro linux that focus on multimedia. Dreamlinux comes from Brazil, it can be used as a linux live CD or dekstop (by install it on hard disk drive).

Dreamlinux uses Xfce 4 as it Dekstop Environment. The desktop looks like Apple’s Macintosh, it’s so cool…!!!!!

Because Dreamlinux is a special distro linux that focus on multimedia (see the name : Dreamlinux multimedia edition), so the default softwace pakcage is mostly for multimedia task, graphics, videos, and sounds / musics.

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Arabian Linux 0.7 Alpha

Who says there’s no Arabic Linux distro? Here’s the proof, one of arabic Linux distros in the world, named Arabian Linux has showed out.

ArabianLinux 0.7 Alpha is a billingual distro linux, English and Arabic, so user can choose Arabic or English for the system. ArabianLinux can be used as a linux live CD or dekstop (by install it on hard disk drive). The booting time as a live CD is about 1 minute 30 seconds (on my PC).

ArabianLinux uses KDE as its Dekstop Environment. Consequently, the KDE software pakcage will be installed by default. Here are the softwares on ArabianLinux 0.7 :
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Linux XP 2006 Professional Edition

Linux XP 2006 Professional Edition (Review)

Reviewed by Yusuf KS

Linux XP is one of Linux distro that based on Fedora / Red Hat. Linux XP appearance looks like Windows. The start menu looks like Windows XP, but the navigation looks like Windows 98. Linux XP origin come from Russian, so don’t be shocked if some softwares in Linux XP is equipped with Russian language.

Linux XP can runs some Windows softwares, it’s possible because Linux XP has Wine (and ready to run) by default. Winamp, MS Office, MS Paint, are an Windows-based software that can runs on Linux XP.

By default, Linux XP will install some softwares on hard disk drive. In my opinion, the softwares aren’t complete. There’s no Office softwares such as OpenOffice; no GwenView, no Scribus, no Ink, no Games!! Here are the software default installed list on Linux XP :
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Kuliax 6.0 (Linux Review)

Kuliax is an Indonesian linux disto that focuses to education (especially IT). I installed Kuliax 6 when I got a free time. My good view about Kuliax : Kuliax has a lot softwares by default. It’ll very useful for education usage, especially in IT subject. Here are the softwares on Kuliax 6.0 :

Development :
Assistant Document Manager
C/C++ IDE for C/C++
Multilanguage IDE
Ruby IDE
Scripting IDE
GNU Small Talk
Guile 1.6
Python (v 2.4)
SWI Prolog
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