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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
NOVELL seems to be tailoring its SUSE operating system so that it can take on Microsoft’s Vista.
The outfit has quietly announced that the next version of OpenSUSE, ver 10.1 will have OS X-style GUI features. This is cited as one of the reasons that 10.1 is running a bit late, as bringing this amount of functionality is a tad problematic.
However it seems that the new GUI features are designed to work on any KDE or GNOME desktop.