March 27, 2003

SoL-desktop 0.2 - the desktop extension to SoL 16.

antitachyon writes "SoL-desktop 0.2 - the desktop extension to SoL 16.00 has been released!

What is SoL-desktop?

SoL-desktop is an expansion pack for SoL - Server optimized Linux. When
installing SoL-desktop on SoL 16.00 installation you get a powerful
workstation, for development and office use. SoL-desktop 0.2 is the second
release of SoL-desktop.

What is inside of SoL-desktop?

Version 0.2 of SoL-desktop comes with lots of goodies you need running
Linux as a desktop. Here is a short list:

  • Gnome 1.4 and 2.2
  • KDE 3.1 with multimedia extensions
  • Tons of KDE 3.1 applications
  • OpenOffice 1.0.2
  • MP3 encoders
  • PalmPilot utilities
  • ImageMagick graphic tools
  • Gaim, the best AOL/ICQ/MSN client
  • Licq
  • Gimp 1.3.13, the one and only photoshop competitor
  • TeTeX package
  • Mozilla 1.3
  • and many many more!

Where do I get SoL-desktop?

You can download SoL-desktop for free (425MB) or order it from the SoL webshop.
Please visit

SoL-desktop 0.2 is a free desktop environment compilation developed by a
young company, antitachyon - Manalo & Willner OEG, situated in Vienna,
Austria. antitachyon is devoted to developing Open Source software and
consulting other companies to migrate from proprietary software-solutions
to the use of Open Source software.

Contact information

Further information about SoL and SoL-desktop can be found on the SoL-website

antitachyon - Manalo & Willner OEG
Hugogasse 1/2, 1110 Wien
Tel.: +43 (1) 920 2393
Fax.: +43 (1) 920 8427



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