Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 8th Mar 2006 13:43 UTC, submitted by Chris
X11, Window Managers The team behind Kororaa, a Gentoo-based live CD, have released a live CD showcasing Xgl. "Today I am happy to release a Kororaa Live CD showcasing Xgl technology. If you would like to find out what it's all about, then download the CD and boot up your pc! The Live CD comes with Xorg 7, Gnome 2.12.2, 3D support, and of course Xgl." Download locations.
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smooth... but tricky
by HanZo on Fri 10th Mar 2006 16:46 UTC
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This one just blew me away... I have been following the whole cairo, glitz, accelerate the window manager or X thing... and then, all of a sudden this! and it just works! no all-the-time-crashing alpha stage software that just could be nice! I think this is a major jump fordward for linux in it's conquest of the dektop!

Just one funny thing I have to report.. afer running the live-cd i rebooted into (really dull looking) windows and my network card just would not work anymore! tried booting back to Kororaa and there it was working again... tried a lot ot ofther things until I found out the cd was completely blocking my network card during the halt process... had to boot to Kororaa and then switch off the computer using the power switch to get the card running again!

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RE: smooth... but tricky
by mudrii on Sat 11th Mar 2006 06:51 in reply to "smooth... but tricky"
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I think the problem is nForce4 LAN with older LAN nforce kernel driver

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