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Elive 0.6.9
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1 23849 05-23-2007
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100% of reviewers None indicated 10.0



Description: Elive 0.6.7 (unstable) is a Live / Install Linux Distro based on Debian Etch (4.0 r0).
It uses Enlightenment window manager in versions 16 and 17. Elive uses debian repositories, but offers about 400 own packages. Elive is fast with Enlightenment and is easy to use with support for multimedia, wifi, etc.
Keywords: elive, enlightenment, e16, e17, debian


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Old 05-23-2007, 01:14 PM   #1
svalovic
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Distribution: debian lenny, squeeze, Ubuntu Netbook Remix, Puppy
Posts: 32

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Would you recommend the product? yes | Price you paid?: None indicated | Rating: 10

Pros: speed, debian and own repositories, E17, lightweight
Cons: needs time to become stable



Elive is great distribution based on Debian Etch with great future. It offers E16 and E17 window managers that are light and fast, E16 being very stable and E17 being very attractive. It is based on Debian, so you have full Debian repositories with a lot of additional applications. I think that this distro is great for advanced users, but also for beginners, because it has great support for multimedia, internet and office out of the box and together with synaptic packaging system it is easy to use. Version 0.6.9 is unstable, but you can download older stable version Elive Revolution RL2.

I like this distro very much from the first moment I installed it.
 




  



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