Linked by Johnny Hughes on Tue 6th Apr 2004 02:26 UTC
Linux What is Enterprise Linux? Who has it? What does it cost? Are there any viable free alternatives? These are all questions that this article will address and try to answer.
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FreeBSD?
by Anonymous on Tue 6th Apr 2004 09:42 UTC

What about FreeBSD? I know it isn't a Linux distro. It's stable and speedy. Many enterprises are using it and getting uptime records. Just visit www.netcraft.com

I also think Slackware is a good choice; It's probably the fastest and most secure Linux distro. Funnly enough, it has less bugs and more up-to-date packages than Debian. apt-get is a nice tool but Debian is a sort of nightmare. dselect, many questions when updating packages, etc. Debian stable could be OK for servers. But I think there are better choices. If you want less bugs and more speed, try FreeBSD. ;)