Re: I'm new to Debian and need advice
At 2001-08-09T00:48:26Z, David Witbrodt <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> It looks like most people are running the "testing" version even though it
> might crash more, right?
I can't speak for most people, but I personally enjoy testing. It's not
quite as stable as, well, stable, but I rarely encounter any significant
errors. The benefit is that you get much newer versions of many of the
> If you had to pick a new sound card, which would you pick?
I've had great luck with Ensoniq PCI (ES1371 chipset) cards. They're very
basic, but sound good and are well-supported by pretty much every OS in
> If you had to pick a new modem, which would you pick?
I have a Diamond Multimedia (was "Supra" when I bought it - before DiamondMM
bought Supra) SupraExpress 56e external. It's truly an outstanding
performer. Along those lines, pretty much all external modems will work
without any special effort.