Top ten tools for the Linux desktop

There's no shortage of tools to improve the Linux desktop. But of the many available, a few will actually transform the way you work.

There's no shortage of tools to improve the Linux desktop. But of the many available, a few will actually transform the way you work.

Anyone who has tried the desktop offered by the more recent Linux distributions will know just how good it is. Not only is the default desktop beautiful, it also allows you to add enhancements. From tools that offer better graphics to ones that make your work more efficient, you can expand the Linux desktop to include just about anything you want.

You may know or use some of these tools — but if you find one listed that you haven't tried, install it and let us know what you think.

For more on this story, read Ten top tools to enhance the Linux desktop on ZDNet UK.