Why Ubuntu Needs CNR
XYZComputing has an interesting article for the Ubuntu community. They make their case for adding
CNR to Ubuntu
, which would give users an easier way to install this highly touted Linux OS.
CNR is "a software delivery service designed for Linspire users that makes it easy to install Linux software". Rather than installing programs using the standard tools, like Synaptic or apt, Linspire users can search through the warehouse, choose a program, and then have one-click installation. CNR is a tiered system which offers a gold package. With this extras benefits and features are available including update notifications and discounts on commercial software.