[Mageia-dev] What do you think about create a Mageia Welcome Center?

Thomas Lottmann skipercooker at gmail.com
Wed Sep 29 18:24:39 CEST 2010

I guess the Welcome Center could also be a place to offer two other 
links/tools :

- A button to link directly to the community page, introducing the 
forums and all the other community services.
- Display on the welcome screen basic hardware information : Processor, 
RAM, video card and the driver currently activated.
- A link to sysinfo:// that offers some hardware information that could 
fit inside the welcome center as it is a simple HTML layout. On that 
page, there can be a link directly to Harddrake to get even more 
information. Getting system information easily is actually a thing many 
distros miss, apparently.

But there should be a warning light on such a welcome center : beware 
the windows-like thing. We really need to think about a new and useful 

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