Linked by Howard Fosdick on Mon 22nd Oct 2012 04:51 UTC
Linux 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: Comment by marcp
by Soulbender on Tue 23rd Oct 2012 02:06 UTC in reply to "Comment by marcp"
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but it's certainly NOT a best one out there in terms of...

...openness [in terms of freedom - libre].


How so?

it's also community oriented project, so it DOES RESPECT YOUR FREEDOM [unlike Ubuntu - which only gives you gratis product].


Exactly how does Ubuntu not respect my freedoms?

It means you are not forced to use anything you don't like and you always have choice.


I'm not forced to use anything I don't like when I use Ubuntu.

You are not presented with some crappy UI in the first place. You choose your working environment that suits you best.


Just because you like the default in Debian doesn't mean it's better (or worse) then the Ubuntu defaults.

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