“Linux distributions have a wide variety of features that can make choosing the right one for your needs a daunting task. The larger distribution companies try to be the “one size fits all” solution while the less known distribution projects and companies tend to focus on their advantage over the big guys. In this article, we hope to give you a road map for your Linux distribution decisions by showing you some common and unique traits among Linux distributions.” On other Linux news, Tux Reports has published an At-A-Glance look at the ALT Linux Master 2.2 beta (note: TuxReport’s Birdie is 11 years old and has used Linux for 3 years. She has installed dozens of Linux distributions!).