In comp.os.linux.advocacy, Wayne McClaine
on 1 Dec 2006 10:15:58 -0800
> flatfish+++ wrote:
>> On Fri, 01 Dec 2006 16:44:57 +0000, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>> > Yellow Dog Linux v5.0 screens
>> > Very pleasant to the eye, but I can't read Japanese. Some PS3's will have
>> > Linux preinstalled and YDL 5 is free.
>> It's ugly.
>> Is it free?
>> I certainly hope so.
> Do you even know what you're looking at? No? No clue at all.....
Not sure about its beauty during bootup, but it looks usable enough,
once one gets to the very last screen. All the other screens look
like configuration settings (in Japanese, unfortunately, which I
can't read) and the next-to-last one looks like a login affair.
Of course the XP login screen is a blank blue with a little
prompt. Does one expect beauty there? The standard xdm
screen is even more basic; the gdm screen lends itself to
One wonders what Vista's login screen will look like -- and whether
anyone gives a flying [censored] about it all. Certainly I'm not
sure I do.
Does anyone else remember the 1802?
Posted via a free Usenet account from http://www.teranews.com