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Old 07-23-2003, 02:57 AM   #1
Ajai
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I have a lot of questions


1) What is the best linux distro for a Mac? I have an iMac 333MHz.

2) What is the best linux distro for a powerbook 100 MHz?

3) Are there any Mac OS X look alike themes for any linux distros?

4) Is there anything like a taskmanager in linux so as to force-quit some applications?

Thanks in advance
 
Old 07-23-2003, 03:03 AM   #2
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Mandrake 9.1 is an excellent distro with a lot of hardware support.

3) There are so many Aqua themes for various window managers and programs like GKrellm and media playing apps that it almost hurts!
I made one too, for Fluxbox. (Problems with the Freshmeat upload atm though )

4) You can use the terminal/console command to list the processes and then kill them, or send various signals. Man top, ps and kill.
 
Old 07-23-2003, 03:19 AM   #3
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How do I know what jobs are running or how do i find out a PID for an application?
 
Old 07-23-2003, 03:33 AM   #4
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Man top, ps, kill.

Really, top or ps will get that. ps -aux will get just about everything.
 
Old 07-23-2003, 03:38 AM   #5
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Thanks.
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