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Re: Debian or Ubuntu?

2008/5/9 Mike Bird <mgb-debian@yosemite.net>:
> If Debian Stable runs on your hardware and provides the software
> versions that you need then use it.  It is by far the best quality
> and your colleagues on debian-users are much more likely than those
> on ubuntu-users to give an accurate answer rather than a wild and
> often inaccurate guess.  However Debian Stable releases are rare
> and they are usually sadly out of date.

This is very, very true. Especially the part about the mailing lists.
I joined the Debian list because the Ubuntu list was so childish. That
naturally got me to installing Debian. I still install Ubuntu for new
Linux users, though.

Dotan Cohen


A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?

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