Curiosity got the better of me so I downloaded the 64-bit iso and burnt a DVD.
I'll bring along my laptop and the DVD to tonight's wlug meeting if anyone would like to play with Fedora 20-1 Scientific KDE live.
I'll also bring the .iso file ...if you have 3.5GB's of space on a USB stick.
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org > Date: Sat, 21 Jun 2014 20:23:01 +1200 > To: email@example.com > Subject: Re: [wlug] A Linux distribution for science geeks > > It's very nice I'm currently running this spin at work. > > Sent from my iPhone > > > On 21/06/2014, at 5:55 pm, Peter Reutemann <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > > > "Fedora Scientific is a Linux distribution specifically designed for > > enabling open science. It is a Fedora spin targeted at users whose > > work involves scientific and numerical computing. Perhaps like other > > Fedora spins, it was conceived out of a simple need: the need to avoid > > constantly installing the same software on a fresh Linux > > installation." > > > > From a researcher's point of view, it's a good range of pre-installed > > tools (see packages list below). > > > > sources: > > http://opensource.com/life/14/6/linux-distribution-science-geeks > > https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Scientific_Packages_List > > > > Cheers, Peter > > -- > > Peter Reutemann, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Waikato, NZ > > http://www.cms.waikato.ac.nz/~fracpete/ Ph. +64 (7) 858-5174 > > _______________________________________________ > > wlug mailing list | email@example.com > > Unsubscribe: http://list.waikato.ac.nz/mailman/listinfo/wlug > _______________________________________________ > wlug mailing list | firstname.lastname@example.org > Unsubscribe: http://list.waikato.ac.nz/mailman/listinfo/wlug