[ubuntu-uk] ubuntu-uk Digest, Vol 35, Issue 41
paul at midgley.org
Sat Mar 22 14:12:02 GMT 2008
> Message: 2
> Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2008 15:44:45 +0000
> From: "Chris Rowson" <christopherrowson at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] Ubuntu distro version
> To: "British Ubuntu Talk" <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
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>> I am a mechanical engineer and I am writing to ask if there is an
>> engineering version of ubuntu.
>> There appears to be lots of other variations but I have not seen and
>> engineering specific version.
> Hi there,
> As far as I know there isn't an engineering specific version of
> Ubuntu. It's an interesting idea though.
> What sort of software would you expect to find in such a distribution?
> There's a list here which might give some pointers:
Thanks Chris this is exactly what I was looking for.
One of the main pieces of software I am looking for is software to create
templates for calculations that carries out the calculations and creates a
nice report. The software I have seen can do one or the other well but not
The other software for such a distribution would be:
Cad / Cam
I am sure there are others but this would be a good start.
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