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

Dubeau, Patrick Patrick.Dubeau at ccq.org
Wed Sep 29 21:47:29 CEST 2010

> This is a nice idea
> Another moment to give information is when installing.  Currently there
> are
> several images for promoting Mandriva (they are available on any
> mirrors, for
> example here :
> <ftp://ftp.free.fr/mirrors/ftp.mandriva.com/MandrivaLinux/official/2010
> .1/i586/install/extra/advertising/>
> )
> The time during installation could be used to give first informations
> so these
> images are to be modified. Another point is there are only in English.
> I don't
> know if it's possible to have localised images, i would be nice (but
> would
> take several place, around 2,2 MB).
> So i think there is also a need to rework these images so i would be a
> first
> introduction to Mageia.

Hi Olivier,

The idea here is not only to give general information during installation but
to create a welcome screen that'll help newbies get around a linux distro :
what are the major softs to use to cruise de net, create text document,
listen to music, configure PC, desktop and such.

Patrick Dubeau (alias DaaX) - Webmaster MLO

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