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Re: [vox] The Easiest Distro?
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Re: [vox] The Easiest Distro?

The one on your system :-) IMHO SuSE and Debian are the best choices. The new 
SuSE 8.0 will be out in a few weeks. The new Mandrake is out and as far as 
Debian you can avoid the insanity of painful upgrades by using it and apt-get.

On Saturday 30 March 2002 10:17 pm, you wrote:
> I don't want to start any sort of battle here, but...
> I am considering putting together a proposal to set up some local
> charity groups with Linux computers (because Linux is cheap, reliable,
> and runs on cheaper computers).  While I'm most familiar with Red Hat,
> what would be the best distribution to set up in an environment of
> non-techies?  What productivity applications would you set up for them,
> and so on?  I figure Linux is computing for the people, but the people
> still need to be able to use the system.
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