Linked by Howard Fosdick on Thu 28th Mar 2013 21:49 UTC
Linux Like many OSNews readers, I use Ubuntu. I also use several less popular distros. What is it like to use these lesser-known distros compared to the dominant systems? How does running, say, VectorLinux or Puppy or PC-BSD, differ from using Ubuntu or Fedora? This article offers a few ideas. Obviously, it broadly generalizes about distros for the purpose of discussion.
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RE[3]: Not a distro
by terra on Fri 29th Mar 2013 04:25 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Not a distro"
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PC-BSD is an OS. Linuces with BSD bits hung on are still distros.

However, PC-BSD is a FreeBSD "distro" which does not use Linux kernel at all.

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