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Which Linux Distro is Best?
on Mon 22nd Oct 2012 04:51 UTC
Here's a topic guaranteed to start controversy. Which Linux distribution is best? It all depends on your criteria for judging. Even then the topic is highly subjective. Here are a few nominees for "best distro" in specific categories.
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RE: hard to decide
on Mon 22nd Oct 2012 11:53 UTC in reply to "
hard to decide
Has anyone changed distros to something that wasn't a parent/derivative of your old distro and stuck with it?
Since you asked, I would love to tell you about my Linux history! (doesn't every Linux nerd?)
to Linux using Mandrake.
Linux using Slackware.
I took a break and used the
I became passionate about
using Arch Linux.
I used each of those distributions for at least about a year. I've been using the same installation of Arch Linux for three years now.
Edited 2012-10-22 11:54 UTC
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