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#16 remixedcat

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 04:55

I wonder how close to both Windows and Mac anyone can get to on here...I wanna see


#17 simrat

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 05:37

I wonder how close to both Windows and Mac anyone can get to on here...I wanna see


Windows and Mac are the one who are copying Linux, Linux is full of innovation and originality. /FOSS nazis

#18 .Neo

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 07:28

Windows and Mac are the one who are copying Linux, Linux is full of innovation and originality. /FOSS nazis

As clearly demonstrated by javagreen's latest screen shot. :p

#19 javagreen

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 08:34

Windows and Mac are the one who are copying Linux, Linux is full of innovation and originality. /FOSS nazis


As clearly demonstrated by javagreen's latest screen shot. :p


I'm sure she meant customization wise, so chill ;)

#20 remixedcat

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 08:51

Yes! I meant to make thier Linux desktop look as much as mac or windows as possible

#21 .Neo

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 11:10

I'm sure she meant customization wise, so chill ;)

It was a joke hence the smiley, so lighten up. ;)

#22 +Yorak

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 18:13

Yes! I meant to make thier Linux desktop look as much as mac or windows as possible


Why would you want to? I have never and will never understand why people want to take their current operating system and make it look like another. You can easily use all three operating systems. OS X can be installed on most PC hardware (at least on the Intel side).

#23 Ph1b3r0pt1c

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 19:35

Mine:
Ubuntu minimal install, XFCE 4.10, and Docky.
I really like xfce, never really played with it before.
desktop.jpg

#24 ViperAFK

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Posted 11 September 2012 - 02:09

Decided to finally try out a tiling window manager. Definitely takes a bit to get used to but I kinda like it:

Arch Linux with i3-wm

clean:
2012-09-10-215709_1366x768_scrot.png

dirty:
2012-09-10-220111_1366x768_scrot.png

#25 Haggis

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 18:53

Fedora 17


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#26 javagreen

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Posted 14 September 2012 - 13:45

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#27 yinyang_34

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Posted 18 September 2012 - 20:19

http://yinyang-36.de...t.com/#/d5f7nni

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#28 Farstrider

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Posted 18 September 2012 - 20:31

Haggis, your first post that you made, any chance of the wallpaper that you were using? Thanks!

#29 javagreen

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Posted 19 September 2012 - 11:38

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Going for default Lion Aqua.

#30 Haggis

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Posted 19 September 2012 - 14:25

Haggis, your first post that you made, any chance of the wallpaper that you were using? Thanks!


yep will check when i get home from work :)



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