Dutch record store chain switching to Novell linux with KDE



The dot has an article on a Dutch record chain switching some 1000 desktops over to Novell Linux with the KDE desktop. The Kiosk mode in KDE has been helpful in locking down certain settings and creating a nice controlled environment. It sounds like Point of Sale is the biggest use, although the store manager makes use of one as a workstation to access information from the cash registers.


It sounds like 2-3 computers per store.

Related Posts

Blog Traffic Exchange Related Posts
  • Web browser statistics In the last week or two, I've been playing around with a slightly different stat package for the individual sites, North Carolina Genealogy, South Carolina Genealogy and this site. Since it's a new stat package, I've spent a good amount of time checking the stats to see just what browsers......
  • Google Talk Instant Messenger Client review Believe it or not, there's already a review avialable of the yet to be announced Google Talk CLIENT. I have done a couple posts talking about the fact that some people have been able to access talk.google.com with Jabber compatible messengers. This review is of the official Google client that......
  • Can I have more than One Antivirus Program? This is a question I see quite a bit... in fact I just saw this questoin while browsing the web. Generally it's NOT a good idea to have more than one antivirus program. Given the low level system access that antivirus software needs to have it can interfere with correctly......
Blog Traffic Exchange Related Websites
  • Dell Computer Company Pisses Me Off! [/caption] Have You Bough A Dell Computer? I don't like to talk crap on a company but my recent situation really fired me up. Let me explain what happened to me. About a month ago my Dell computer just stopped working.  Yes my computer just stopped working out of......
  • Review of Windows Live Writer When you find a tool that makes life easier, there is nothing more exciting. The need for corporations to simplify and systematize their processes has to do with working smart and taking advantage of things that allow workers to reach their goals without having to work quite as hard. One......
  • Without Website How To Make Money From Internet ? 5 Simple Ways Don't have a web site or blog ? Still, it is possible to make money from Internet without owning a website ? Yes, there are ways and you don't need to worry anymore. There are huge number of resources in Internet to find out new methods to make money every......
en.pdf24.org    Send article as PDF   

Similar Posts


See what happened this day in history from either BBC Wikipedia
Search:
Keywords:
Amazon Logo

Comments are closed.


Switch to our mobile site