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Absolutely beautiful desktop with PClinuxOS E17 edition

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I have been a fan of Enlightenment for a long, long time. It’s one of the most elegant desktops available today. But not only is it elegant looking, it’s a joy to use, more flexible than most desktops, and lighter weight than the “big 2″ Linux desktops.

The only problem with E17 is the installation. Getting this desktop installed on some distributions is a nightmare at best. So when there is a distribution that ships with E17 as the default, I always give it a good look see. One of the newest options for this is PCLinuxOS – Enlightenment edition. I thought I would share my thoughts on this special distribution.

What’s included

Besides the ever-wonderful E17 desktop environment, you will enjoy the following on the PCLinuxOS E17 edition:

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PClinuxOS E17 edition

The information posted in the above referenced article is incorrect. For accurate information and screenshots please go to http://www.pclinuxos.com/forum/index.php/topic,82087.0.html

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