[News] Interview with Sidux Developer (Debian 'Unstable' Derivative), Review of Another 'Unstable' Debian Derivative

[News] Interview with Sidux Developer (Debian 'Unstable' Derivative), Review of Another 'Unstable' Debian Derivative

Post by Roy Schest » Wed, 26 Mar 2008 00:41:25

nterview with Chris Hildebrandt, the sidux project

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| The sidux project has emerged as one of the star distributions of this year.
| With its methodical approach to stabilising Debian's unstable branch and
| turning it into a pleasant and fast desktop system, many users are
| discovering the pleasure of running a cutting edge development branch of a
| major distribution without the most of the risks associated with using such a
| fast-changing system. DistroWatch emailed Chris Hildebrandt, one of the
| project's founders, to ask about the secrets of sidux.


Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Beta - My Opinion

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| Well it absolutely brilliant!


Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 83



Sneak Peak at Soon Arriving SiDUX 2008

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| Let not get overwhelmed by this and try to focus on those few distributions
| that really worth using, reviewing, presenting to new users and so on. Will
| Sidux 2008, code name €be part of the select club of the Chosen Ones? We
| shall see once the full featured final release of €will be released to
| the public. Until then, let see what €has in store for us.


sidux 2007-04.5 christmas special

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| A lot has changed since sidux 2007-04 "" got released, most importantly
| additional hardware support for concurrent graphics-, DVB-, ALSA- and
| wireless LAN devices, which suggests to fresh up "", while continuing the
| development for sidux 2008-01 "". Consequently we are now proud to
| announce the immediate availability of the sidux 2007-04.5 "" christmas
| special for amd64 and i686 systems, shipping in roughly 45 MB KDE lite
| flavours and a combined i386+amd64 release with 430 MB KDE for kde-full.


Sidux Linux 2007.4

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| I didn't run into any stability issues and the inclusion of multimedia
| support was nice. I also liked that it synced up with the official Debian
| repositories. MP3 support will rule out any Debian diehards, but I imagine
| they would just use vanilla Sid instead.


Seduced by Sidux

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| Sidux may have successfully seduced me, but I have to wait and try the
| Distribution Release so that I can properly and fully express my desire for
| this fine distro.


sidux 2007-03 Review - The Sexiest.


Screenshots of Sidux 2007-03 preview1

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| By the way, another improvement seen in sidux 2007-03 preview1 is the fonts
| used.
| The Bitstream Vera Sans 11 is definitely better! Just visit the
| Distrowatch with the Iceweasal browser.


Sidux 2007-02 - A Review

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| Simply put, Sidux 2007-02 was a pleasure to use. The live CD
| worked beautifully, as did the installer. The desktop is very
| dark, but this is nice to see after using so many ightdistributions.


sidux 2007-02

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| After 3