Re: Not a discussion list?
ons, 03.03.2004 kl. 11.55 skrev Sajith VK:
> Freeduc is popular here. Recently one Indian
> Linux magazine,("Linux for you") distributed freeduc-cd
> with there magazine.
> Cobaco pointed me to skolelinux english pages. We are
> seriously looking at it. One problem I faces with
> skolelinux is that its based on Kde, but gnome is
> suggested in our curriculum.
The major reason for using KDE is that it woks better with thin clients
than GNOME does. It does so because it generates less traffic on the
nettwork. But it's upp to you if you want to use GNOME, but as long as
you are using thin clients I would not recommend it.
> (See I didnt used skolelinux yet, there maybe a gnome version too)
> Also it is knoppix based,(isn't it?) But we use morphix
> because it is modular. IN all other aspects skolelinux seems
> to be great....
It is not based on anything else than Debian. But we do have a
> I will be on vecation from 7th to 12th. we may contact skolelinux
> team after that.....
> > ,
> > I am one of the guy behind Freeduc-cd from OFSET
> > (http://www.ofset.org/freeduc-cd). I want to emphasis that the
> > Freeduc-cd project has been supported by the UNESCO.
> > You are absolutely true when you say Freeduc is good for demonstration.
> > We have developped Freeduc-cd (since 2002) for this exact purpose to let
> > know to the teacher which education oriented applications are available
> > out there. Also as we wanted to emphasis the application and not the
> > Desktop we have choosen a light but consistant Desktop (XFCE 3). The
> > Desktop has been set up so it is usable in various European language,
> > you just need to set (knoppix lang=xx) at the boot time (Where xx can be
> > fr, it, en, es, de, nl, cs)
> > In Freeduc you will find very unique feature as embedded WIMS server
> > (http://wims.unice.fr) to manage virtual mathematic classroom, a
> > dictionnary server and a wide range of application as some cool one as
> > Xrmap (a simple but effective SIG). For an almost complete list of
> > applications see the page at http://www.ofset.org/freeduc-cd. There you
> > will find documentation
> > At OFSET we would have been happy to see other cooperating with us to
> > produce the next Freeduc-cd but we did not fully succeed in that.
> > However we are very interested cooperating with Skolelinux because it
> > bring a complementary answer to Freeduc-cd.
> > Please Sajith considers cooperating if you found it relevant.
> > Best regards,
> > Hilaire
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> Sajith VK