Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 5th Jun 2007 19:05 UTC
Debian and its clones FreeSoftwareMagazine takes a look at Debian as a desktop system, and they conclude: "I feel that Debian Etch is as good on the desktop as it is on the server. It has a long rich history, a strong community, is amazingly stable and is a great fit for both my servers and my laptop. I urge everyone to give it a go on the desktop."
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RE: Debian stable/unstable
by Crono on Tue 5th Jun 2007 20:03 UTC in reply to "Debian stable/unstable"
Crono
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2006-11-08

...because Debian testing is just as "stable" as Ubuntu?
BTW, I just laughed some time ago, when an update for Ubuntu's Xorg was broken.

I didn't laugh because I am spiteful or something, but because I updated Debian unstable the same day and I got exactly the same error.

And that's why I think that someone who wants a stable and updated system is better off running Debian testing insted of Ubuntu. At least, if you don't mind putting a bit of time into it to get multimedia and such working.

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