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    Progeny Announces PGI-based Woody ISO
    Submitted by jdaily on Wednesday, October 23, 2002 – 17:44
    ProgenyIn light of recent negative reviews of Debian in which the installer was roundly criticized, this announcement may have particular timeliness and relevance.

    Progeny has made available an i386 Debian 3.0 (woody) installer image based on PGI, the Progeny Graphical Installer. This is available at http://archive.progeny.com/progeny/pgi/.

    PGI, which was used in the much-acclaimed Progeny distribution (another offshoot of Debian) is an easy-to-use GUI installer that alleviates most user concerns about Debian’s installer.

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