GNOME 2.8 Desktop User Guide

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This manual describes version 2.8 of the GNOME desktop.

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Revision History
Revision GNOME 2.8 Desktop User Guide V2.8.1September 2004

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Revision GNOME 2.4 Desktop User Guide V2.7September 2003

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Revision GNOME 2.4 Desktop User Guide V2.6August 2003

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Revision GNOME 2.2.1 Desktop User Guide V2.5March 2003

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Revision GNOME 2.2 Desktop User Guide V2.4January 2003

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Revision GNOME 2.0 Desktop User Guide V2.3October 2002

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Revision GNOME 2.0 Desktop User Guide V2.2August 2002

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Revision GNOME 2.0 Desktop User Guide V2.1August 2002

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Revision GNOME 2.0 Desktop User Guide V1.0May 2002

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