October 23, 2002

The desktop extension to SoL

Martin Willner writes: "What is SoL-desktop?

SoL-desktop is an expansion pack for SoL - Server optimized Linux. When
installing SoL-desktop on a SoL 13.37 or 15.00 installation you get a
desktop for office use!

Whats inside of SoL-desktop?

Version 0.1a of SoL-desktop comes with lots of goodies you need running
Linux as a desktop. Here is a short list:

KDE 3.0.3 with multimedia extensions
Enlightenment 0.16.5
OpenOffice 1.0.1
MP3 encoders
PalmPilot utilities
ImageMagick graphic tools
Gaim, the best AOL/ICQ/MSN client
Gimp, the one and only photoshop competetor
TeTeX package
Wine, the windows emulator

and many many more!

Where do I get SoL-desktop?

You can download SoL-desktop form one of the mirrors listed in the
download section.

http://www.sol-linux.com/index.sol?download/index. html

What are the requirements for SoL-desktop?

SoL-desktop needs a running SoL 13.37 or SoL 15.00 installation.
The SoL-desktop needs at least 1.2 GB of disk-space on SoL 15.00.
For SoL 13.37 you need a litte bit more because qt has to be installed (see
README in the tar-ball for details).

SoL and SoL-desktop was developed by "antitachyon - Manalo & Willner OEG", http://www.antitachyon.com"

Link: http://www.sol-linux.com/?desktop/index.html

Click Here!