Re: Help...information please
On Thu, Jun 21, 2007 at 02:57:43PM -0700, email@example.com wrote:
> I realize that I may have the wrong place, however I'm hoping that
> I might also have the right people. The information I seek is this: Is
> Libranet 2.8 or 3 still available?
Unfortunately, Libranet was a father and son company. When the father
sadly died, the son felt unable to carry the business on.
> If so how can I obtain it?
Up until last month, the Linux Emporium had some 2.8 disks. Other
vendors may have a few left. Essentially, the distribution died, the
website is gone long since - even if you could find an installation
disk, you'd have nothing and no support thereafter.
> All I know is that it was based on Debian. Google and like company carry
> information dated back to 2003.
It was based on Debian but with some innovative user-friendly features
for the time. The nearest today is probably Mepis / Ubuntu - desktop
distributions. The innovations were closed source so have gone.
It is said to be in the Debian
> archives, however not being an archivist I do not know how to search
> this fine well of information. All I know what to do is ask, and this
> I am doing. Any assistance you can give me I will trually appreciate.
> Thank you for your time, patience and anticipated assistance.
> Ray Gagne.
Hope this helps,