Re: Why use Debian? Why not Red Hat?
> True package management, including installation scripts. And a process
> in place to keep packages out of the main distribution that don't follow a
> standard for file locations, and other stuff.
But the biggest single reason: this list.
Most problems get resolved in a matter of hours. I actually prefer FreeBSD (everything from licensing to packages), but the support on this list for debian more than makes up for that.
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