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The Best Linux operating system is easy to install with no complicated options. Graphical installation goes smoothly, either on a new computer or beside another operating system. Selecting which operating system to start is simple thanks to an advanced graphical boot menu.
Best Linux starts straight into a graphical Windows-like KDE-desktop which includes almost all of the software that you use daily. The multilingual desktop consist of multiple workspaces to help you group your tasks. You can use one workspace for work matters, another to surf the internet and a third e.g. for writing a book. All this is possible due to Best Linux's superior multi-tasking.
With Best Linux it's easy to connect to the Internet. Largely based on Unix servers, the Internet functions perfectly with Linux, a variety of Unix. You will notice the difference in its superior performance and security. Best Linux will not easily become infected by viruses which spread over the Internet. The operating system includes a wide range of internet services, which gives you the opportunity e.g. to easily build your own email and Web server. Best Linux functions as a reliable and robust server for local area networks. It serves e.g. Windows and NT workstations as a file and print server. A Best Linux file server for Windows workstations outperforms NT in speed.
Best Linux is a completely free operating system with open source code. Because of this, anyone can participate in developing it. This ensures that new drivers and fixes are quickly produced. Linux is an operating system made by and for its users, of which it has nearly 20 million around the globe. In only 4 months Best Linux has become the most popular Linux distribution in Finland, the home of Linux. It differs from other Linuxes in its reliability and precise refinement.
After an easy installation Best Linux requires almost no configuring or fine-tuning, because we've already done that for you. Best Linux is also more secure. At boot, no unnecessary programs are started automatically. For home users Best Linux offers a CD-ROM full of carefully tested and selected Linux games. To guarantee a successful installation we provide you with an installation support service during the life span of the program. And finally, as an extra bonus we will ship you the latest installation CD after you have registered your Best Linux for free. This guarantees that your Best Linux Box is always up-to-date regardless of the date of purchase.
How does Best Linux compare with other distributions? See our comparison chart for details.
Includes over 2000 applications: Star Office(tm), games, multimedia, desktop publishing, utilities, programming languages, compilers, databases, instructions and manuals, ...
XFree86 3.3.6 and 4.0
Star Office(tm) 5.1a
Languages supported by Best Linux: Finnish, Swedish, English, Russian, Estonian, French, German and Spanish. Other languages which are not yet completely supported are Czech, Danish, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Serbian, Slovak, Turkish and Ukrainian. Please see the todo directory in your installation CD.
A printed manual and reference book.
Thousands of pages of manuals and instructions in electronic format to help you to configure, fine-tune and utilize your Best Linux Operating System
4 CD-ROMs in a handy box
Best Linux Installation CD
Best Linux Source code CD
Well-tested Linux games and emulators, e.g. DOS, Atari ST, Amiga, C64, C128, VIC20, PET, ZX Spectrum, Gameboy, Nintendo, ZX81.
Best Linux Software Library CD
A comprehensive software collection.
Installation support in English, Finnish, Russian and Estonian
All processors from Intel 386 to the latest Pentium III and compatible
Hard disk space at least 160 MB for minimal, 900 MB for typical and 1400 MB for full installations excluding swap
Minimum of 32 MB RAM, 64 MB or more recommended
Best Linux also supports most video cards, monitors, sound cards, printers, network cards, IDE, Ultra DMA (33 and 66) and SCSI hard disks, scanners, modems, ISDN cards, some USB devices and many other peripherals. Further information regarding supported hardware can be obtained from Hardware Compatibility List.
Price includes the most recent installation CD update sent to you by mail after registration and an installation support service during the life span of the program delivered by SOT Support System.
The latest updates are available at ftp.bestlinux.net.
Title: Best Linux 2000 R2 (Moscow)
Author: SOT Finnish Software Engineering Ltd. and others
Publisher: SOT Finnish Software Engineering Ltd, Finland
ISBN (User Manual): 952-5320-02-2
Language : English
For more information, please see: http://www.bestlinux.net/
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