Re: Good Debian-based distro
> On Mon, Aug 11, 2003 at 09:35:18AM -0400, email@example.com wrote:
>> > Hi,
>> > You may want to have a look at knoppix, they have a live CD so that
>> > can experiment with it. It can then bee installed to HD if folks wish
>> > do so. Best of all it's Debian based... I have had a look at it and
>> > impressed by it.
>> > cheers
>> I found the hardware detection excellent!
>> IMHO this is one area that Debian needs some work.
> Search the archives and find out _why_ Knoppix has better hardware
> detection. This has been a large thread a few months ago.
A quickie search shows that Knoppix uses Kudzu which is originally
supplied by RedHat and is now available as a Debian package.
If Knoppix has better hardware detection than base Debian
And Knoppix uses Kudzu
And Kudzu is available as a Debian package
Then why don't we (Debian) use Kudzu as an installation tool?