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How to make your Linux desktop look awesome

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We have heard a lot lately about projects aimed at bringing all that eye candy of operating systems such as OS X to the Linux world. Projects such as Xgl, Enlightenment, and others have given us a glimpse of what’s coming, but what can you do to enjoy a taste of some of the future… today? We are going to explore that question with some excellent add-ons, software, and features to make your desktop look cool and next-gen today...

Please note this article does required some advanced Linux know how. I will describe how to get things to work, but it may require extra steps at your end.


  • 3D-Desktop

  • Composite Extension
  • Desklets…Widgets…Thingamagigs

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Sorry that site seems to be down. The link was reported as broken, however it did work fine when I previewed the post. I suspect other big linux sites linked to it as well and it's suffering a slashdot effect. (or getting ddos'd).

Sorry, perhaps we can check back later.

You talk the talk, but do you waddle the waddle?

How to make your Linux desktop look awesome

Just install PCLinuxOS! Big Grin

true 'dat dawg

Yep! I was just thinking that! Big Grin

You talk the talk, but do you waddle the waddle?

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