Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 18th Sep 2002 02:30 UTC
Oracle and SUN These days, the big players in the Linux "purely-desktop market" are Lycoris, Lindows, ELX and the much awaited Xandros Desktop 1.0. OSNews got their hands to the latest version of Xandros (beta3b) and we are giving it a whirl. Read more for information and screenshots.
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RE: Xandros
by Eugenia on Wed 18th Sep 2002 03:37 UTC

> I am a beta tester for Xandros and I have not experienced the "slow UI experience" you describe

It seems to be particular or Voodoo5 and SMP machines..

> It is no more hidden than the "command prompt" in WinXP

Yes, but this is mostly like Win98 and more importantly, this is a Linux, it "needs" the terminal a bit more than Windows.