Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 10th Apr 2007 22:00 UTC, submitted by michuk
Graphics, User Interfaces "Red Hat has recently shared with the world the first ISO images of the system that is supposed to be installed on the OLPC laptops. I suddenly felt an irresistible temptation. I downloaded 291 MB ISO, burned it on a CD and started testing. Here is what I got."
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RE[5]: Hehehe...
by archiesteel on Wed 11th Apr 2007 23:06 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: Hehehe..."
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I disagree. Learning an interface will not prevent you from learning another one, or even put you at a disadvantage when you do.

Case in point: computer games. They all have different interfaces - some quite complex - and yet people (kids, especially) navigate them without too much effort.

In any case, at the risk of repeating myself, computer skills are *not* the primary focus of the OLPC.

Here's a novel idea: why don't we wait until the project is actually launched and tried out before saying it's a failure, hmm?

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