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Re: bad press at www.linuxworld.com

"TODD WITTER" <witter@wpr.org> writes:

> I must say I am not a novice but I am still a bit fresh in the linux-
> world.  I have installed many distros and most of them are much 
> easier (less steps) than debian but over all, it's fine.  I am up and 
> running -- a hit on the first pitch.  Sure, some things are a bit 
> confusing, especially the gpm stuff, and I had a problem with X but 
> I realized somewhere the proper vid driver wasn't installed so I 
> installed it with apt.  Yeah, a pure novice won't get it.  But let me 
> tell you, I know a lot more of what my system is doing with debian 
> because of the install than I did when I tried mandrake, redhat and 
> the like.

I very much agree that X config and mouse config are the weak ponits,
on *all* architectures.

And I'm happy that's not my fault. :)

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>

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