Couldn't help but comment... and in fact this is my first post to this list :-) On Wed, Oct 02, 2002 at 02:46:27AM +0200, Alex de Landgraaf wrote: [..] > You are perfectly right that Debian has a learning curve that is steeper than > your regular RH/MDK-distro, but for some people other things matter, like > stability, control and flexibility. Well, the steep-ness is located differently, I would say... I have Debian on my desktop at work, but I also have to administrate a RH box. Debian forces me to use an editor for configuration, but all the locations make sense; are logical. The GUI tools of RH takes me only halfway, the rest takes at least a magnitude more time than the whole thing on Debian. I switched from Mandrake to Debian... it seems to be a trend that people 'end up' here ;-) /M -- Magnus Therning (OpenPGP: 0x6A83A7DF) email@example.com http://www.lysator.liu.se/~magus/ Diamondback, the University of Maryland student newspaper, of Tuesday, 3/10/87: One disadvantage of the Univac system is that it does not use Unix, a recently developed program which translates from one computer language to another and has a built-in editing system which identifies errors in the original program.
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