Inside Fedora Core 1

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28
 
 
 

Inside Fedora Core 1

The default KDE desktop in Fedora has the usual Red Hat customization.

Inside Fedora Core 1

Inside Fedora Core 1 - Inside Fedora Core 1 (see caption below)

When we tried to use XMMS to play an MP3, we got a legal message explaining why it wouldnt work.

Inside Fedora Core 1 - Inside Fedora Core 1 (see caption below)

Inside Fedora Core 1 - Inside Fedora Core 1 (see caption below)

Once the 1.2.7 version of XMMS was installed, we were able to play Clint Blacks patriotic anthem.

Inside Fedora Core 1 - Inside Fedora Core 1 (see caption below)

Inside Fedora Core 1 - Inside Fedora Core 1 (see caption below)

The install/remove application in Fedora was very buggy for us, unfortunately.

Inside Fedora Core 1 - Inside Fedora Core 1 (see caption below)

Inside Fedora Core 1 - Inside Fedora Core 1 (see caption below)

Our Gnome desktop after a few customizations on our part. The default Red Hat gnome desktop just doesnt feel like Gnome to us.

Inside Fedora Core 1 - Inside Fedora Core 1 (see caption below)

Inside Fedora Core 1 - Inside Fedora Core 1 (see caption below)

We blew off the buggy Fedora application install tool and opted to go with Apt and Synaptic instead.

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Inside Fedora Core 1 - Inside Fedora Core 1 (see caption below)

We changed the default login screen to something more Gnome-friendly.

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Inside Fedora Core 1 - Inside Fedora Core 1 (see caption below)

Fedora has a snazzy GUI boot screen. It adds a bit of nice polish to this distro.

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