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LinuxPlanet: KDE2

LinuxPlanet has a review of the just released production version of the KDE2 desktop software. The article goes in depth as to how it differs from KDE 1.0, how to get and install the software as well as problems and future. ‘…The underlying architecture has been improved everywhere and completely changed where needed. The whole thing is object oriented, so that in one application you will find things that are familiar to you from other applications — greatly reducing the learning curve…Bottom line: KDE2 and Linux are together a Windows killer if ever there was one.’ KDE’s main competitor is Gnome and OpenOffice formerly StarOffice.