Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 23rd Mar 2012 22:44 UTC
Linux "Scientific Linux is an unknown gem, one of the best Red Hat Enterprise Linux clones. The name works against it because it's not for scientists; rather it's maintained by science organizations. Let's kick the tires on the latest release and see what makes it special."
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Bill Shooter of Bul
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Well, talking with my friends that work on Scientific, their goal is really just to have a high performance Linux distro that they have intimate knowledge of and some level of control over while leveraging the best code base around.

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Flatland_Spider Member since:

There's that too. ;)

Which is still different then CentOS's reason for existing.

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