AMA Desktop Linux is a Linux Distribution for AMA Computer University.
Version: 1.07 RC3AMA Desktop Linux is a Linux Distribution for AMA Computer University.
Operating System: Linux
It aims to provide an interface that is comfortable to existing Microsoft Windows users.
What's New in This Release:
AMA Desktop 2007 had many different exclusive applications and patches designed to make everything work seamlessly. It's a designer's Linux with a goal to make everything easy to use, attractive, innovative, powerful and most of all, simple. Most of the applications included are:
Â· Welcome Center - aims to provide a brief introduction of the basics of AMA Desktop 2007.
Â· Personal Proxy Wizard - set up squid for personal proxy server, to make internet surfing faster.
Â· Windows Compatibility Tool - a tool to configure Wine and everything Windows related like NTFS and msttcorefonts.
Â· Consolidators - Those are the applications that consolidates all other applications into a single window. It aims to make the menus simple. (ie, File Sharing, Network Browsers and Tools, Encryption, Mobile Devices)
Â· File System Preferences - Make the root file system easy to navigate. This tool offers an option to hide all other directories in the root and provide a symbolic links for them.
Â· Desktop-Init - This provides the users with the default directories for AMA Desktop 2007, randomly choose a Face picture if it's not available, and emblemize the default directories.
Â· Resource Manager - A tool that detects the system memory and disables some services via gconf if the memory is not met.
Â· Live Chat Support - An interface to create an account in Freenode and to communicate with other AMA Desktop 2007 users.
Â· Local Network Messenger - An interface that helps the user to create Bonjour IM service and provide an option to load them automatically upon boot.
Â· Draw Anywhere - An interface for gromit, that provides annotation capabilities even without Compiz. This is intended for presentations.
Â· Multicast Filesharing - An interface for udpcast, that sends files to multitude of computers within the network.