Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 20th Sep 2002 02:15 UTC
Mandriva, Mandrake, Lycoris A few months ago we wrote a full review of the Lycoris Desktop/LX operating system, but many releases happened since then and some things have changed. The Lycoris folks sent us the latest official version (+ online patches), we tested it, and here is what we think about it.
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by Paul Eggleton on Fri 20th Sep 2002 10:38 UTC

rajan r wrote:
> Many of these apps aren't suitable for the desktop *yet*.
> Plus some of them are made for high end workstation
> stuff.

Yes, but they're better than almost no apps, which is what we have for alternative desktop display systems. There are a huge range of X apps, some of which are reaching maturity. It would be utter stupidity to throw away the work done on these apps. X is not going to go away - it's just going to get better.