“Gentoo solved many problems for me. Some distros install everything, whether you really need it or not. Not Gentoo; other than the base packages required for Linux to run, the only software installed on the system is the software you put there. Gentoo resolves dependancies automatically, eliminating RPM prerequisite hell. As an added bonus I got something I wasn’t even expecting. Speed. Blinding, blazing, incredible speed.” Read the rest of the interesting installation review for Gentoo Linux at Kuro5hin.