RE: High powered Debian advocacy?
1) Debian is about as far from being a Beta OS as you can get.
2) I am one of 2 sysadmins. I need to convince my boss and co-worker
that Debian is the best option.
From: Dimitri Maziuk [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Tuesday, March 19, 2002 10:33 AM
Subject: Re: High powered Debian advocacy?
* Michael Marziani (firstname.lastname@example.org) spake thusly:
> I recently started with a new company and they are using lots of Linux
> systems, mostly RedHat and SuSE. We are in the middle of upgrading a
> bunch of the machines and I very much want to figure out a way to
> present Debian to them as an option. From having used many Linux
> distributions extensively, I know what sets Debian apart and why RPM
> is ineffective etc, etc. But, I am interested in finding industry
> sources and/or extremely technical/powerful write-ups on what sets
> Debian apart, and the inadequacies of the other distros.
> I've searched google for hours but all I've found is usenet posts,
> most of which is just flame-wars, and none of which would be adequate
> to present to my boss and co-workers.
Why do you want to advocate running a beta OS on production systems? You
want your sysadmin to hate you?
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