Re: Which Linux distribution???
The KDE project is starting to make some configuration programs.. I
haven't used all of these programs, but the ones I've used are really
sysv init editor
user editor (w/ quota options)
filesystem analyser + mount/unmount (intergraded with desktop)
ppp (never used it, but it may have a configuration interface)
full KDE configuration (kcontrol)
lazer jet printing utility
printer quene monitor
pgp configuration tool
..of course KDE is still using QT...
Paul Miller <firstname.lastname@example.org>, finger for public PGP key
On Fri, 6 Feb 1998, A. M. Varon wrote:
> On Fri, 6 Feb 1998, John Spence wrote:
> > One interesting point: I've noticed that it is very common for people to
> > move to Debian after using other distributions. I would make a guess and
> > claim that there aren't too many people who migrate from Debian to another
> > dist after using Debian for at least a couple of months.
> How.... true. I agree 100% with that statement.
> But.... could it be possible that Debian will support some sort of
> GUI admin. tool? just like Redhat's control panel. maybe someone could
> port this thing to Debian.
> This GUI admin tool has:
> 1. Printer Configurator.(easy to add printers locally, remote or using smb.)
> 2. Network Configurator.(adding virtual hosts and/or dialup to an ISP.)
> 3. Package Management. (sorta like a graphical dselect.)
> 4. Apache Configurator. (add virtual web hostings, etc.)
> 5. File System Configurator. (mount/unmounts filesystems and NFS.)
> 6. Runlevel Editor. (Edit the runlevels of the system.)
> 7. User & group configurator. (Add,delete or lock users/groups.)
> 8. Time Machine. (Change the Time or Date Grahically.)
> Hell, it's so easy to dialup to an ISP using this thing, we could then
> elimanate maybe 20% of the topic here in debian-user mailing list about
> how to connect to an ISP. :)
> I think, that's one strength of Redhat compared to Debian.
> Webmin and Linuxconf has the same idea. Maybe we could tinker with it and
> start from there.
> Any Ideas?
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