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Curious About Linux?

…Why Not Give It A Try? shows Linux to the new user and uses Debian as showcase!
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Speaking of eye candy, I suppose you have heard about the new Windows Vista's glass effects. Have you seen the screen shots? Vista will probably get the award for the world’s prettiest OS! But, if you switch to Debian with KDE, you also get some nice “glass” effects, and without having to upgrade to a newer high end video card which Vista requires. For example on my system, the task bar on the bottom of the screen is configured to be about 90% clear, letting my photo of Red Rock Canyon show through. You can use a slider to vary the clarity or opaqueness. Menus are also translucent so that you can see what's underneath them.

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