Linked by Dedoimedo on Thu 17th Mar 2011 23:17 UTC
Debian and its clones Writing about Debian is not a simple thing. You know it's the giant that has spawned pretty much every other distro out there. It's almost like a Roman Empire, almost a taboo. Furthermore, it's not a desktop distro per se. It's more sort of a template you use to build your platform. It's also a SOHO server distro, therefore it more fits into the business category, comparable to CentOS and similar.
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RE: Actual Debian 6.0 review
by UltraZelda64 on Fri 18th Mar 2011 00:19 UTC in reply to "Actual Debian 6.0 review"
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For some reason, I get the idea that if this person tried a KDE install in Debian, he wouldn't be going on and on about the only update being the kernel. ;)

Sure, in GNOME land everything has been pretty slow to change, but there are changes. But Debian went from KDE 3.5.9 to KDE 4.4.5 in the transition from Lenny to Squeeze. That's one hell of a change, as KDE4 is a complete overhaul/rewrite. When I think about that, it really highlights the irony of the review.

Clarification: By 'this person', I am talking about the reviewer, not the creator of the original post this is in response to.

Edited 2011-03-18 00:26 UTC

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herauthon Member since:

I have installed Deb6, cannot recall any such issues.

But, i dont use the Deb for Desktop service - as you should stick to Windows IMHO - I use windows for the Desktop and for the good server works.. Deb6/64.

I would like to enter an review - but sorry, no time..

must grab coffee

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