Re: Debian or Ubuntu?
2008/5/9 Mike Bird <email@example.com>:
> 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 and they are usually sadly out of date.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.
A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?