aLinux 12.8 review

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With aLinux OS you only have to download alinux.iso LiveCD(burn to a 650 Mb CD-R or CD-RW and boot it)

License: GPL (GNU General Public License)
File size: 778806K
Developer: Peanut Linux OS Software
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With aLinux OS you only have to download alinux.iso LiveCD(burn to a 650 Mb CD-R or CD-RW and boot it). aLinux is a configured Linux OS that has a most spectacular Graphical Interface, in our words, the most astounding, versatile, usable & stable operating system today!

Especially made for those new to Linux, we believe this to be the most PROFESSIONAL, FASTEST and FUN distribution yet!. We believe our applications exceed SuSE, Red Hat, Corel, Slackware, Caldera, Mandrake, etc ...

We aim to please all user(s), expert(s) and newbie(s) alike who have already tried Windows 9x, Me, NT, 2K, XP, OS/2, BeOS even MacOS but want to gain the real experience for your PC!. aLinux OS at only 650+ Mb to download, comes jam packed with some of the most newest LINUX software available today!.

A 100% pure LINUX Glibc 3.3.4, Libc6 ELF system. The entire system when installed is less than 2 Gb! in our experience making it the fastest, convenient, operable and appealing Linux Operating System for your x86 PC.

Here are some key features of "aLinux":
Kernel 2.6.14
PHP 5.0.5
MySQL 5.0.15
Xitami 2.5-c2 httpd/ftpd
SSH 4.2p1 server/client
Telnet 0.17 server/client
VNC server/client
RPC portmapper
Xfprot 1.15 - 4.6.2 Antivirus Software
KDE 3.4.3. KTTS - True Speech modules
KOFFICE SUITE 1.4.2 - Simply beautiful!
Quanta Plus for Web Development
Aptget/Synaptic / Aptitude rpm-based pkg.mgmt.
Xorg 6.8.3 20051120
Firestarter Firewall
Mozilla/Seamonkey 1.9a1
Mplayer VideoMedia
XMMS MultiMedia
Games Galore
The GIMP! 2.3 - Photoshop alternative
Many More Gorgeous True Type Fonts!
Addons - Gaim 2.0.0 - Webcam Edition supporting YaHOO!, MSN, AOL/AIM, ICQ, Jabber, etc.
Gyach-Enhanced! The Ultimate YaHOO! Messenger with Voice/Webcam features.

What's New in This Release:
The API was changed by updating to glibc 2.4 and GCC 4.1.1.
Other updates include KDE 3.5.3 and KOffice 1.5.2. Xorg was removed and replaced with XFree86 4.6.0.
The Linux kernel version is 2.6.17 with IVTV.
A MultiMedia desktop was added for high definition users.

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