[News] [Linux] Walkthroughs of Sidux (Linux) and Nexenta OS

Nexenta OS Alpha 7 Screenshot Tour

,----[ Quote ]
| Nexenta OS (elatte) Alpha 7 is now available. Release Highlights:
| OpenSolaris & NWS build 61 (non-debug); installer - new
| partitioning wizard, installer log (via F3), usabilityf
| ixes, built-in driver availability detection...


sidux 2007-02 Preview 1 Screenshot Tour

,----[ Quote ]
| What's on the menu: Debian sid, up to date as of 2007-05-13; kernel
| (SMP, voluntary preemption, mac80211); minimal, but fully
| functional KDE 3.5.6 (en + de); completely overhauled early boot
| sequence; largely adapted installer and graphical installer 
| front-end; enhanced installer for meta tasks; new artwork;o
| ffline manual...



Sidux: A live CD for Debian unstable

,----[ Quote ]
| It's a rare distribution that impresses me before I've even tried it,
| but sidux did just that when, a few hours after I'd downloaded and
| burned a two-day-old preview release, the project announced that the
| next release was available for download.


SIDUX 2007-01 Linux LiveCD

,----[ Quote ]
| Screenshots gallery


Testdriving Sidux 2007

,----[ Quote ]
| Sidux ships with a 2.6.20 kernel, Xorg 7.1.1, gcc 4.1.2, and KDE
| 3.5.5. Iceweasel appears to be the default browser and
| OpenOffice.org is only at version 2.0.4. Besides what appears to
| be most of the KDE apps, other apps include The Gimp, Amarok,
| K3B, Kaffine, Scribus, XFMedia player, and Inkscape. There are a
| few system configuration tools, but not a lot. Ksensors is
| available through apt-get.


sidux -- a new star in the Linux galaxy

,----[ Quote ]
| What's most impressive: the huge amount of user documentation
| their documentation and translation teams have managed to write
| up in the short amount of time (the sidux user manual is currently
| available in English as well as Danish, Kroatian, Spanish and
| German).


sidux 2007-01 release

,----[ Quote ]
| sidux is a full featured Debian Sid based live CD with a special
| focus on hard disk installations, a clean upgrade path within 
| Sid and additional hard- and software support.

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