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Re: FreeBSD/ Redhat / Debian

--On Friday, January 23, 2004 14:14 +1100 Craig Sanders <cas@taz.net.au> wrote:

e.g. his long-winded page on the "base system", makes it seem as if a base
system is something magically distinct that only freebsd has.  Linux
distributions have had "base systems" since the early days and, just like
*BSD, "base system" means that it is intended to the "base of a system".

I think what the author really meant was that there are so many different 'Linux' out there, Deb, RH, SuSE, ... and I can't remember any other players at the moment....too tired but you get the idea.

still, the article is worth reading.

I certainly agree.

Michael Loftis
Modwest Sr. Systems Administrator
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