Subject: Re: moving a Windows user to NetBSD
To: Steve Bellovin <email@example.com>
From: TLD <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/21/2004 20:34:25
Steve Bellovin wrote:
> I'm going to be setting up a new NetBSD box for a long-time Windows
> user. The applications are comparatively casual -- web, email, some
> word-processing. I'm curious what environment people would recommend
> -- KDE or gnome, for example. What mailer would be most familiar to
> someone used to Eudora? (Mozilla or Firefox are obvious choices for
> someone who's been using Firefox on Windows.)
Thunderbird are what you're looking for, I heard many users that just
migrated from eudora to TB because they liked it more.
As for the UI, personally I'd go for KDE. It's the least surprise for a
On another point, openoffice.org might interest you if he is/was a MS
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