Final Thoughts and Suggestions: I am very impressed by this distribution. A lot has been done, but a lot more still needs to be done. For one, Tribe, especially at the disk setup step, needs a rethink. I will like to see support for disk encryption, and for that, I will suggest that the developers look to Anaconda, the Fedora installation program, for inspiration. (See how Fedora protects you data with full disk encryption.) Another place to look for inspiration is on SysInstall, the PC-BSD installation program. It has, I think, one of the best disk partitioning setups. Like Chakra, PC-BSD supports GPT-based partitioning, with automated disk partitioning options.
If you have not used Chakra, I think you should give it a try. Though still considered alpha by its developers, it is one of the better KDE-based distributions I have used. The only reason I will not use it on my personal computer is because it does not support disk encryption. For me, that is always a show-stopper.
Resources: The Chakra Project makes available 32- and 64-bit, Live CD and Live DVD installation images for download here. With respect to installed applications, the CD image is sparse. Best option is to download a DVD installation image.
Screenshots: Here are even more screenshots from a test installation of Aida.
Search and Launch page on a new installation of Chakra showing the application categories.
LibreOffice and related applications on a new installation of Chakra.
Default graphics applications on Chakra.
Internet applications on a new installation of Chakra.
The Chakra login window.
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