Mandrakelinux Control Center

Trying to say whether the menu arrangement of Fedora's system utilities or the control center clustering of Mandrake's is better just comes down to small details and opinions. Both give you convenient access to system settings and tools. The Mandrakelinux Control Center might be a bit more convenient for some people because everything is in one place for you. It does, however, take a few extra clicks to get to the tools.

When you open the Control Center, you are attacked by giant icons. Maybe they don't attack you, but they are pretty big. The Control Center is arranged into categories with modules that could be called either settings or tools all mixed into their respective categories. Not only are the categories ...

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