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OpenSUSE The Perfect Desktop - OpenSUSE 11 (GNOME)
Post date: June 29, 2008, 05:06 Category: Desktop Views: 1384 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can set up an OpenSUSE 11 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.
OpenSUSE The Perfect Desktop - OpenSUSE 10.3 (GNOME)
Post date: October 9, 2007, 04:10 Category: Desktop Views: 2083 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can set up an OpenSUSE 10.3 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.
gOS The Perfect Desktop - gOS Rocket G 2.0 (GNOME)
Post date: April 24, 2008, 03:04 Category: Desktop Views: 1524 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can set up a gOS Rocket G 2.0 (GNOME) desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge. gOS is a lightweight Linux distribution, based on Ubuntu 7.10, that comes with Google Apps and some other Web 2.0 applications; gOS Rocket G 2.0 uses the GNOME desktop.
Fedora+Core Fedora Core 6, making the Linux desktop for your parents (or the Linux desktop that does it all)
Post date: January 27, 2007, 01:01 Category: Desktop Views: 2379 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: A tutorial including a script that will configure and download all necessary components to make Fedora Core a multimedia rich Desktop and also ready for "normal" people. Explanations about what each line does are included, as well as screenshots. PDF and TXT's are also available.

It is a walkthrough of steps to take and explains what they do.
Ubuntu LXDE - Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment for Ubuntu
Post date: July 6, 2008, 11:07 Category: Desktop Views: 1532 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: LXDE is a new project aimed to provide a new desktop environment which is lightweight and fast. It’s not designed to be powerful and bloated, but to be usable and slim enough, and keep the resource usage low. Different from other desktop environments, we don’t tightly integrate every component.
Debian Creating desktop notifications
Post date: June 21, 2006, 05:06 Category: Programming Views: 986 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: There are several times when you'll be writing a script, or a program, which needs to communicate with the desktop user and here we'll look at two of the more modern approaches.
Debian Manipulating the windows upon your desktop
Post date: January 19, 2006, 07:01 Category: Desktop Views: 886 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: If you're like me you'll most likely use a wide variety of desktop applications, and spend a lot of time setting up your desktop first thing in the afternoon when you login. Minimising some applications, setting others up to be visible upon all virtual desktops, etc. Even if you have a basic window manager you can automate this activity using Devil's Pie.

Devil's Pie is a simple utility, inspired by the Sawfish's matched windows option, which allows you to conduct actions upon desktop windows. Using it is a simple matter of creating a configuration file and starting the program when you login.
Ubuntu The Perfect Desktop - Ubuntu Studio 8.04
Post date: June 8, 2008, 04:06 Category: Desktop Views: 2517 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can set up an Ubuntu Studio 8.04 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.
Linux Make Your Linux Desktop Look Like A Mac - Mac4Lin Project Documentation
Post date: October 30, 2007, 06:10 Category: Desktop Views: 1854 Comments: 1
Tutorial quote: Do you want to give your desktop a dash of Mac OS X? The goal of this project is to bring the look and feel of Mac OS X (latest being 10.5, Leopard) to *nix GTK based systems. This document will present the procedure to install Mac4Lin pack & tweak certain things to get that almost perfect Mac OS X like desktop.
Ubuntu+Studio The Perfect Desktop - Ubuntu Studio 9.10
Post date: November 10, 2009, 07:11 Category: Desktop Views: 610 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can set up an Ubuntu Studio 9.10 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.