Re: Linux distro for HP
On Wednesday 02 March 2005 08:43, Michael Z Daryabeygi wrote:
> Go Ubuntu!
I second that. I've recently given it a two-week trial and gone back to my
Debian sid/KDE system but it's definitely a good start for a newbie. Since
Ubuntu is Debian-based, I might actually just install KDE on the Ubuntu
> Learn about apt-get, synaptic and aptitude. The latter two being
> front-ends to apt-get. I recommend aptitude -- more features though not
> as pretty and probably steeper learning curve, maybe not.
Synaptic is pretty good, not great. Aptitude is probably great, but the
learning curve has stumped me so far.