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Fusion Linux 14 review

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Fusion Linux is a (desktop) Linux distribution derived from Fedora, with some inspiration from Linux Mint and Crunchbang, a Linux distribution based on Debian. It is developed by Valent Turkovic, a Fiber optics and Networking Engineer from Croatia. This release, Fusion Linux 14, aka Thorium, is the project’s second stable release. Fusion Linux releases are supposed to track Fedora releases in the same manner that Linux Mint tracks Ubuntu Desktop releases.

Desktop: Fusion is a GNOME-based desktop distribution, and Fusion 14 ships with GNOME 2.32. The default wallpaper is the same you will find on Fedora 14. A major difference between GNOME on Fusion and on Fedora 14 is that mintMenu is used on Fusion instead of the classic GNOME menu. mintMenu is the menu style used on Linux Mint. It is conceptually similar to the Lancelot menu, and considered by many to be the best menu style available on Free Software desktops.

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