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How to Install Gnome in FreeBSD 8.2

How to Install Gnome in FreeBSD 8.2 | So you’ve installed FreeBSD. Now what? Here is how to get a basic Gnome desktop going. Install gnome2 and xorg as shown below. This can take some time to download and install all of the required packages. # pkg_add -r gnome2 # pkg_add -r xorg Next, add proc to /etc/fstab: # vi /etc/fstab proc /proc

Linux Mint Debian Edition LMDE Review

Linux Mint Debian Edition LMDE Review | I have decided to give Linux Mint Debian Edition a go on my main desktop! Here is my quick minty-fresh brushed metal review. LMDE is Debian testing ever so slightly fine-tuned for the desktop. Elegance is the most apt (pun intended) word to describe LMDE. LMDE is 100% Debian compatible (uses regular Debian repositories), but