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JDS Linux


Exploring the JDS Linux Desktop

Exploring the JDS Linux Desktop

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 24-SEP-2004

Insert Date: 14-OCT-2004

Slots: 1.0

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The Java Desktop System (TM), from Sun Microsystems, is a modern system for all kinds of users, novice through expert. As an unusually robust, well-integrated desktop system, it may become the first to fulfill the promise of mass adoption for open source. JDS brings Linux and other open source software up to a level of usability that makes them suitable for the enormous base of Personal Computer users including office workers, students, mobile and home users. It behaves pretty much the way a Windows or Mac user would expect, but with many more powerful features. JDS has seen widespread...