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REVIEW: PCLinuxOS 2009.2

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openbytes.wordpress: This might actually be the very best distro available for new users, and has features that make it a great distro for the rest of us as well. The polish and attention to detail in this distro is the best I have ever seen.

PCLinuxOS 2009.2 Review

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After running into Problems with Mandriva 2009.1 with my sound cutting out and making static sounds and sometimes not working at all I decided to give PCLinuxOS a try.

Noteworthy PCLinuxOS updates (Aug 1st – Aug 8th 2009)

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pclinuxonline.com: There were a lot of updates to the PCLinuxOS repository last week. Here is a list of interesting updates and new packages.

PCLinuxOS Magazine August 2009 Issue Released

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The New PCLinuxOS Magazine, which comprises volunteers from the PCLinuxOS community, is proud to announce the release of it's August 2009 edition.

PCLinuxOS LXDE 2009 Available

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PCLXDE 2009.3 is a minimal self-booting/installable Linux Live CD that features the LXDE desktop environment along with a small suite of lightweight applications designed for use on low end computer systems.

PCLinuxOS 2009.2 fits like an old pair of jeans

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bitburners.com: Something has gone south in the recent developments of the Linux operating system. My old linux rig IBM Think T41 is experiencing significant slow downs with very latest revisions of Ubuntu, and other major distributions.

PCLinuxOS Phoenix Test Run

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synergenerator.blogspot: Still looking for a more complete workstation for my laptop. I think GNOME and KDE might still be a little sluggish with only 512MB RAM. I have tried PCLinuxOS in the past and found it quite user-friendly so I thought I would give it a go with one of it's derivatives: Phoenix (PCLOS Xfce).

PCLinuxOS Minime 09.1 on my Thinkpad T61

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temporaryland.wordpress: For the last few months my Thinkpad has been, and still is, the host of several wonderful Linux distributions, all of them based on the new KDE 4 desktop environment. So, today, in mid summer 2009, is there still a reason to run a KDE 3 desktop? Well, if it wasn’t for PCLinuxOS I would have to say no.

PCLinuxOS and the Parents

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randomrandy.com: My mother and father are still using PCLinuxOS as I'm typing this post. Now I'm going to answer a few questions that I have been asked by friends and other family members.

PCLinuxOS Quarterly ISO updates available

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