Re: First draft (was Re: we need a release announcement -- soon [source material])
On Aug 07, Joey Hess wrote:
> Chris Lawrence wrote:
> > > > Debian 2.2 also includes support for two new architectures, PowerPC
> > > > and ARM; with this addition, Debian now runs on six architectures,
> > > > more than any other Linux distribution.
> > >
> > > Again, I'd lose the "more then any other Linux distribution" part.
> > Actually, this is the one point I disagree on. It's a statement of
> > fact (whereas "best-tested" might be opinion).
> Hmm. According to Martin Schulze on this list onetime this year (check
> the archives), SuSE may have more.
> I'd check this one *very* carefully before making the claim.
According to SuSE's U.S. web site, I count 3 (Alpha, Intel, PowerPC);
only Intel is the latest (7.0) release:
Their German site also mentions an S/390 port, but they don't sell it
yet. That's 4.
I know they've sold "archive" CDs in the past, but I really don't
think that counts since the CDs don't contain SuSE packages.