Foresight Linux KDE Edition: The start of the odyssey!

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| So, what can you do to lend us a hand? Well, there are lots to do and there’s
| room for everyone! You can start by downloading the ISO and playing with it.
| If you’re interested in learning about conary so you can help out with
| packaging, read the FAQ, Quick Reference and joining us on #foresight. Is art
| design your bag? We still don’t have a nice green theme yet! How would you
| like to have your art in our distro??? Remember, Foresight is Green!

Here's the nice story behind the Tux logo/mascot...

Why Penguin is Linux logo?

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| Penguin as logo/mascot for Linux was discussed first in early 1996 by several
| people in the linux-kernel mailing list. The idea of such mascot came from
| Alan Cox first. Among many other suggestions made by different people there
| were parodies of other operating system logos, sharks or even eagles.


Refreshing your filesystem

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| Oxygen folders have changed already 3 times since I first started the
| project back to 2005. That' because ?folders? are really important,
| and together with "file sheet" and basic actions, they really define
| the look and feel of the desktop.

[KDE 4] Plasma backgrounds

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| Whenever the topics of background wallpapers for plasma comes up, 99% of the
| time first question is: can they be animated? Animated backgrounds would be
| cool, but the consistency with which people ask that is pretty impressive. So
| before I continue on let me just get that question out of the way:
| Yes, background wallpapers can be animated.

KDE4 is Very Attractive

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| KDE4 will be a big step towards an enterprise software business based on free
| software. The software on the big servers is there already, the desktop is
| next. - kdedevelopers blogs *