Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 4th Feb 2009 14:11 UTC
Linux With Linux traditionally coming in many, many flavours, a common call among some Linux fans - but mostly among people who actually do not use Linux - is to standardise all the various distributions, and work from a single "one-distribution-to-rule-them-all". In a recent interview, Linus Tovalds discarded the idea, stating that he thinks "it's something absolutely required!"
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RE[3]: Distributions...
by Lunitik on Thu 5th Feb 2009 07:17 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Distributions..."
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No they don't, many even have defined goals to not differ from upstream... Debian derivs are bad for this.

Either way though, it is still the same upstream, there just might be some backports and the like...

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