Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sun 10th Oct 2004 05:47 UTC, submitted by Andrew
Slackware, Slax This is a message from Patrick Volkerding in regards to his thoughts on Gnome and Slackware. It was originally posted on the Dropline Gnome Forum. Editor's note: Pat has made similar comments to me as well regarding Gnome's bugs and maintainance problems.
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And btw, as boot times in Slackware is nearly like Fedora (thanks to hotplug&initrd&udev in Slackware), you can switch to a SysV Init too.
As more daemons comes with Slackware, it doesn't matter which Initstyle, and BSD-Initstyle looks like SysV, so you can include SysV by default!


I hope you are kidding. It's probably the worst init style. I can't stand most Linux distros because of that archaic system. I would rather sandblast my ass than having to use it again.