Linked by Fabian M. Schindler on Tue 23rd Nov 2004 18:53 UTC
Talk, Rumors, X Versus Y Linux distros are advancing everywhere. Not only servers but also on the desktop pc and notebooks. There are wild discussions, if Linux-Distributions are ready for serious business work or personal use. This critical review will deal with two long awaited Linux-distributions, Fedora Core 3 and Ubuntus Warty Warhog. Why these two? Because both feature Gnome 2.8 and it would not be a comparision on equal terms to compare Gnome to e.g KDE. Also, both use kernel 2.6.8+ and have their very own theme for the default desktop. Bluecurve for Fedora and Human for Ubuntu.
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Re: Chris Dunphy
by my_name on Wed 24th Nov 2004 00:15 UTC

> the realist within me realizes that the rest of the internet makes heavy use of mp3, flash, java, etc.

Hopefuly, the open source community don't think like you, are not so "realist".

If you don't believe open source, go to Windows or Solaris.

Many people use Fedora because they believe in open source (theora, ogg, gcj, ...).

Unlike you, i don't want a proprietary open source.