Linked by Dedoimedo on Thu 17th Mar 2011 23:17 UTC
Debian and its clones Writing about Debian is not a simple thing. You know it's the giant that has spawned pretty much every other distro out there. It's almost like a Roman Empire, almost a taboo. Furthermore, it's not a desktop distro per se. It's more sort of a template you use to build your platform. It's also a SOHO server distro, therefore it more fits into the business category, comparable to CentOS and similar.
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by kvarbanov on Fri 18th Mar 2011 07:59 UTC
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The reviewer had a bad day, resulting in this rant. I can't tell anything about Debian, because I've never worked with it, but this post seems rather stupid. Installing recent distro on ancient hardware is not a good choice, either. I can write the same article about the issues I've had with OpenSuse, CentOS and Gentoo, but I managed to solve them, and guess what - the problem wasn't the OS or the installer, it was the cryptic hardware I owned. So, give me a decent review on a modern hardware, and delete that rant.

Edited 2011-03-18 08:00 UTC

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