BobbyeM71hxwNew Arrival: PC/OS OpenWorkstation 10.1 GNOME has released

PC/OS OpenWorkstation 10.1 GNOME is the first release in the PC/OS family to be based on the GNOME desktop environment, as the Linux distribution has traditionally been based on XFCE. According to the developers, they are targeting more high performance users with this release, but the minimum requirements are still very manageable.

Highlights of PC/OS OpenWorkstation 10.1 GNOME:

-GNOME 2.28;
-Linux kernel 2.6.31;
-Empathy replaces Pidgin as the default IM; 3.1;
-Full multimedia codecs;
-Sun Java 6;
-Evolution Groupware Suite;
-GIMP (With all plugins);
-Google Chrome;
-Nimbus GTK theme and Metacity.

Minimum system requirements:

  • 1 GHz Processor;
  • 512MB of RAM;
  • 10GB of Hard Drive Space.

One of the biggest updates in PC/OS OpenWorkstation 10.1 is the upgrade of the underlying operating system and the distro is now based on Ubuntu 9.10, the latest stable release of the popular Linux distribution.

PC/OS aims to provide a complete experience out of the box, so it comes packed with all the components a user might need, like video codecs, the Java plugin and others.

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