Fedora 12 tour
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Tue Nov 17 18:30:36 UTC 2009
I made a relative webpage for LATAM community. Take a look and leave
your comments :D
2009/11/9 Paul W. Frields <stickster at gmail.com>:
> On Sun, Nov 08, 2009 at 08:55:28PM -0500, Máirín Duffy wrote:
>> On Sun, 2009-11-08 at 02:11 -0500, Máirín Duffy wrote:
>> > On Sat, 2009-11-07 at 01:03 -0500, Máirín Duffy wrote:
>> > > > https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_12_one_page_release_notes
>> > >
>> > > Some more ideas for the tour too, but I don't know if they are official
>> > > features or not and thus would make the tour too long?
>> > > - Tablet support gets better with each Fedora release. It might be cool
>> > > to point out that (1) no xorg.conf is needed for pressure sensitive
>> > > wacom tablets, they work out of the box (2) xournal is a virtual
>> > > notebook great for tablets and even without tablets (3) cellwriter is a
>> > > handwriting recognition application that works great (4) inkscape and
>> > > gimp of course rock with a tablet
>> > So I added a section on tablet support. Hope it's okay. Sad to say none
>> > of the apps mentioned (gimp, inkscape, cellwriter, xournal) are
>> > installed by default - does that mean we can't use the material?
>> > I also added a photo for bluetooth headset support.
>> I forgot to note I took a screenshot of the desktop and blinged it. Nicu
>> noted the screenshot in the F12 www.fpo front page banner design is too
>> plain, so I plan on replacing that one with the base (unblinged)
>> screenshot from the blinged up screenshot I did for the release notes:
>> Note that in comparison to other distributions screenshots *ahem*, this
>> screenshot shows non-proprietary / openly-licensed entertainment being
>> enjoyed. :) It does not show proprietary / closed source / non-open
>> content such as Twitter or Britney Spears or whatever.
>> - free & open source identi.ca is shown in empathy
>> - Jabber is used as the protocol in the sample cat
>> - GNote (no mono) is shown as the note-taking app
>> - Wikipedia is being browsed
>> - Rhythmbox is playing Dan Masquelier's album 'Wake Up' which is a
>> CC-licensed album. All the other artists shown in the shot have
>> CC-licensed albums as well.
>> - and of course the wallpaper and the background behind the wallpaper
>> and the actual composition were produced using the free tools in Fedora
>> itself (Gimp and Inkscape) - should go without saying but it's still
> I showed this to Spot, sitting next to me in Brisbane, and he agreed
> it was superb. This document is really shaping up nicely!
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