Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 12th Dec 2003 06:53 UTC
Slackware, Slax "Slackware Linux is not your ordinary Linux distribution. For starters, it rarely figures in news headlines, preferring to keep a low profile instead. Its developers have stubbornly resisted any attempts to make their users' lives easier: the distribution provides no graphical configuration utilities, it's package management does not resolve dependencies and its simple, text-mode installer has undergone very few changes in years. Yet, Slackare Linux remains one of the top 5 Linux distributions in use today. What is the reason for its tight hold on many users?" Read the article at DistroWatch.
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RE: anyweb
by Josh on Fri 12th Dec 2003 18:56 UTC

"Can someone please tell me what is so cool about 'dropline' gnome and please post some screenshots of it so I can see, "

Dropline gnome basically:
1.) Upgrades alot of your packages and adds some ulitiles
2.) Installs a sweet theme
3.) Adds nautilus enhancements

http://www.dropline.net/gnome/screenshots.php



"Oh and one last thing, can I install dropline gnome via rpm in Fedora Core Release 1, if someone has done it tell how please :-) "


Dropline Gnome is only avaliable for Slackware users ;)