[alug] New users distribution

Andrew Chandler Andrew.Chandler at ft.com
Fri Feb 25 10:50:03 GMT 2000

SuSE is a solid distro. SuSE never seems to be mentioned in some
circles, but its pretty damn good and worth at look at. 
It seems to be on par with Slackware in that lots of people use it
for their server operating systems.

Oh well... my two pence worth!!


On Thu, Feb 24, 2000 at 09:46:23PM +0000, Aquarius wrote:
> Which should I recommend?

One that comes with a good book on it.  (or equivalent online docs)

Mandrake is based on RH, so uses RH's packaging system.  Storm and Corel are
based on Debian, but Storm seems to leave you abruptly post-install in my
opinion and Corel has that root exploit.  Stampede is too early in its life. 
Slackware is OK, but you really need a book.  SuSE I've never given a fair

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