Steven Davies-Morris sdavmor at systemstheory.net
Wed Sep 26 16:17:57 UTC 2012

On 09/26/2012 08:50 AM, Peter Hillier-Brook wrote:
> On 26/09/12 15:00, Doug wrote:
>> On 09/26/2012 04:42 AM, Steven Davies-Morris wrote:
>>> On 09/26/2012 12:22 AM, MR ZenWiz wrote:
>>>> On Tue, Sep 25, 2012 at 9:34 PM, Steven Davies-Morris
>>>> <sdavmor at systemstheory.net> wrote:
>>>>> You could try Snowlinux 2 "Cream", which is the 12.04 Ubuntu with
>>>>> the 1.2 Mate desktop (the Gnome2 desktop fork) and no Unity
>>>>> whatsoever. I have it on 1ghz PIII processor 11 year old laptop,
>>>>> 1gb DRAM. Works very well and is the tried-and-true desktop we all
>>>>> knew of Ubuntu for years.
>>>>> <http://www.snowlinux.de/blog/380-snowlinux-2-qcreamq-mate-released>
> Sadly, not if you use OpenDNS. It blocks access, claiming that
> "snowlinux.de" is a phishing site. I have advised them of their error.
> Peter HB

I wonder if it is because of the voluntary paypal donation page? I can
see how that might throw up a possible red flag.

Regardless, if you are interested in an install CD that is 100% 12.04
Ubuntu with the classic gnome2 desktop and no Unity, this is definitely
worth checking out.
SDM a 21st century schizoid man in SoCal
Systems Theory website www.systemstheory.net
"overfulnoisecascade" prog-ambient-tribal-space CD coming soon

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