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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on package counts...
by AdamW on Wed 24th Nov 2004 00:37 UTC

Just for kicks, I thought I'd actually check MDK's package count. I have main, contrib and PLF Cooker sources defined.

[adanw@htpc upstorrent]$ urpmq --list | wc -l
[adamw@htpc upstorrent]$

That's more than I thought, actually. Getting close to Debian...