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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Ubuntu is silly
by Derrick on Wed 24th Nov 2004 13:02 UTC

Ubuntu is a fad and is silly. There really is no comparison for desktop Linux. MEPIS hands down wins every time. If you haven't tried MEPIS (SimplyMEPIS 2004.01 or higher) then you can't tell me I'm wrong.