Re: [linux-audio-user] what distro do you use?

From: <michael@email-addr-hidden>
Date: Tue Jul 19 2005 - 22:24:25 EEST

On Tue, 19 Jul 2005, J_Zar wrote:

> Alle 18:07, marted́ 19 luglio 2005, Russell Hanaghan ha scritto:
>> J_Zar wrote:
>>> Alle 18:58, domenica 17 luglio 2005, paniq@email-addr-hidden ha scritto:
>>>> a simple poll for your ml people here:
>>>> a.) what (linux) distribution do you use?
>>> PCLinuxOS
>> :) Off topic but how did you get turned onto PClinuxOS? Was it from
>> this list?
>> R~
> Well... I was searching for a Mandrake alternative because I dislike limited
> free Mandrake repositories... Searching on the net I found PCLoS... I found a
> well established community ( I tryed the boot CD and I
> was astonished from the power of that stuff... Then I installed it and I am
> very happy of this distrib. I used lot of distros in my pcs (each one for
> several months): Fedora / RH (1 year), Mandrake (4 years), Debian (3 months),
> knoppix hd installed (2 months), Ubuntu (this one only few weeks), Mepis (2
> months)....

At the risk of straying even further off-topic, can I ask what you didn't like
about Debian, that it was so bad that it only lasted 3 months? It's next on my
list to try, after my somewhat unimaginative history of Slackware (2 years)
Redhat( 4 years, until they pulled the plug), Gentoo (about 6 months and
loving it).

The main thing I love about gentoo (other than the geek factor) is the emerge
facility, which I gather I get about the same with debian's apt-get. So I
thought I should try it.
Received on Wed Jul 20 04:15:11 2005

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