Linked by Eugenia Loli on Mon 9th May 2005 18:38 UTC, submitted by Robert Burns
Slackware, Slax "I have very mixed feelings about this release of Slackware. I do not think that the underlying philosophy of Slackware is obsolete. The concept of a system that can be configured and molded to the n'th degree is still in my opinion very much a good idea. However, this release of Slackware is not without its problems in execution." Read the review here.
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Slackware and ArchLinux ?
by Anonymous on Mon 9th May 2005 21:30 UTC

I wonder why many refer to Arch when talking about Slackware (whenever comparison comes out)
Anyway, I gather Crux is much nearer the original motto of Slackware ( "KISS" ) and *BSD init than any other distro.


Since it's already getting off-topic somewhat.. you do realize that Arch is based on Crux right?


"What is Arch Linux?
Arch Linux is an i686-optimized linux distribution that was originally based on ideas from CRUX..."
--http://www.archlinux.org/docs/en/guide/install/arch-install-guide.h...