Re: corel linux
In <email@example.com>, on 04/04/00
at 04:19 PM, "massa confusa" <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
>I have read that corel linux is based on debian. Does anyone on this
>list use it and can they tell me any more about it? Thanks,
I tried it and returned it in favor or Debian Gnu/Linux package.
On one machine it refused to install, it took a week to connect with tech
support who said I had a bad CD Rom drive (which is not true).
On another machine I couldn't get the printer to work nor could I get the
modem to stay online for more than 10 seconds.
According to Corel news groups, many are having similar problems. Those
who get it to work, however, love it.
I suspect the Corel release is still more of a beta than a finished
So far, I have been happy with the Debian GNU/Linux package, and the
manual it comes with is far superior to the Corel manual