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Old 04-11-2011, 04:20 PM   #1
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LXer: Ubuntu 11.04 beta review – Natty Narwhal’s naughty but nice…

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Ubuntu 11.04 is one of the most controversial and highly anticipated releases of the popular Linux distro. And the first beta of Natty Narwhal gives you a chance to preview many of its innovations – including the brand new Unity interface…

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Been running this beta on my main work machine (via SD card based install) - it's interesting, though takes some getting used to.

Workspace switcher is nice - but overall, the bar just uses too much screen on a 15" laptop. I ended up flipping back to classic mode yesterday.

I think the review goes too light on it though - they don't seem to really dig into more than the first fifteen minutes of use.


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