Linked by Kroc Camen on Sun 9th May 2010 12:34 UTC
Talk, Rumors, X Versus Y "Dear Ubuntu, for the last couple years life has been good. Every time I've shown you to a friend or family member, they've compared you to what they're familiar with--Windows XP or Vista, mostly--and by comparison you've looked brilliant. Yeah, your ugly brown color scheme was a bit off-putting at first, but once people saw how secure, simple, and reliable you were, the response was almost universally positive. But recently, things have changed ..."
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Jason Bourne
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Me neither. I didn't have problems with Ubuntu 9.10 at all. Not having with 10.04. I also have used Fedora in other machine, the latest 12 release, without any issues as well.

Fedora has changed a lot. They made mistakes. If this was not for apt-get and debs, they could still be number 1, coming off from Red Hat.

It's not like a Linux distro can't be updated at all after a 6 month life-time. But you're right, your reasons are valid to believe Fedora won't eat Ubuntu's lunch.

Perhaps I should go back to the first love, Slackware or even try FreeBSD now.

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