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^ One answer go for Open SUSE KDE v10.2 eyecandy that is!
sabayon. It has some really nice artwork and has been the official distro for beryl.ssk_the_gr8 said:guys here r my requirements plz suggest 1 or maybe 2 distros...dont suggest 4-5...& i would luv it if the distro had a beautiful GUI like vista but its not necessary....& the distro should be a single cd installation cuz i dont have a dvd writer
Not in India.praka123 said:but U must understand that these distros carrying non-free items are actually may be in risk of some patent suits,legal problems like mp3 have etc.
tat is the mistake u made mandrake 8 is great grand father now ... y didnt u install the latest mandriva... things have been made still easier in the latest versions... or u can go for Ubuntu also Gnome basedssk_the_gr8 said:ok guyz..i installed mandrake 8 on one of my old pcs & hated it..
so which linux distro is most user friendly....like windows
it should be easy to configure peripherals like modems..etc & easy installation of softwares( without the use of command lines)
im new to linux...so plz help me out..i've used ubuntu live cd..it was good..& ive heard abt linuxmint being very noob friendly...
ps-i think windows has spoilt me
their is one more requirement it should automount the hard discs....or it should be easy to mount my sata hard discs
QwertyManiac said:Get Ubuntu. Uber friendliness and enough power. About Vista GUI, you wont believe how deep Linux goes with GUI goodies. Install and let us know so that we can help you set your eye candy up.
QwertyManiac said:Ubuntu 7.04 is way more easier than 6.06. It has automatic codecs installation, a restricted drivers manager thats as easy as ticking a checkbox and other things that makes the need of a terminal almost obsolete for silly tasks like multimedia and graphics.
What graphic card do you own?
ssk_the_gr8 said:ati x200 & ati x700 (on my 2nd pc) ubuntu 6.06 detected x200.. what abt new software installations do i needto use the console or their is an installation process like all windows software