Which desktop/distro do you use?

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Which distro do you use?

Poll ended at Sat Apr 09, 2011 4:52 am

Arch Linux
3
27%
Ubuntu
2
18%
Linux Mint
1
9%
Slackware
1
9%
Debian
3
27%
SuSe
1
9%
Fedora
0
No votes
CentOs
0
No votes
RHEL
0
No votes
 
Total votes: 11

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Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by ricemark20 » Thu Mar 10, 2011 4:52 am

I personally use Arch with Xfce 4.8, dual booted with Linux Mint.
@Dann you are right, Arch wasn't too bad to set up, and it's the most stable distro I've run.
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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by eddie » Thu Mar 10, 2011 8:51 pm

When slackware gets to 14, I may start using it again. I still use RH Fedora and Centos. Use a lot of Ubuntu and Debian, but possibly that is fixing to change also. Time to start learning LFS. Sorry, but I ca not pick just one distro.

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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by Miko » Wed Mar 16, 2011 2:39 pm

What no Fedora/RedHat/Cent-os option? :evil:
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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by dann » Mon Mar 21, 2011 9:10 am

Happy now?

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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by dann » Mon Mar 21, 2011 9:11 am

aww crap, editing the poll wiped out the previous entries. Resubmit people!

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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by NYbill » Mon Mar 21, 2011 9:53 am

Hey, where is Cruchbang? #! is all I ever run on my EEE. Mint on the desktop, and Arch on the laptop.

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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by zbreaker » Tue Mar 22, 2011 4:18 pm

Since discovering Slackware at version 12.00 I never looked back. It is a thing of power and simplicity.

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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by ricemark20 » Thu Mar 24, 2011 7:47 am

zbreaker wrote:Since discovering Slackware at version 12.00 I never looked back. It is a thing of power and simplicity.
Arch Linux is powerful and simple too, and Pacman plus Yaourt rocks.

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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by dann » Thu Mar 31, 2011 3:44 pm

Arch is teh 4w3s0m3

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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by KStorm » Sat Apr 02, 2011 6:43 am

Using PinguyOS 10.10.1 right now.

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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by Claudio » Mon Apr 18, 2011 12:06 pm

My order of greatness starting from high to low used to be the following: Slackware, Ubuntu, Debian.

This has changed in recent years. It is now the following starting from high to low: Slackware, Arch, Fedora, Debian, Linux Mint.

Even though the ones listed as low are where they are, that doesn't mean I don't consider them worthy. These are all my top choices and recommendations, but the order is pretty much my personal preference. There are some exceptions (like #! and a few others that I've heard about but yet to try) that get honorable mentions, but that's pretty much it.
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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by anonymous_daniel » Mon Jun 20, 2011 11:24 pm

Fedora on the laptop. Arch on my main Desktop. Slackware on my Secondary Desktop/file server.
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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by marc » Sun Jul 17, 2011 3:55 pm

Arch for the family box. Crunch Bang for the netbook. Ubuntu for the myth boxes.

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Re: Which desktop/distro do you use?

Post by jcars » Fri Oct 14, 2011 8:53 pm

Having just recently scrubbed my Windows machine, I am currently dual booting Linux Mint 11 and Ubuntu 11.04 (upgrading to 11.10 even as I type this). My main job is as a z/OS mainframe systems programmer, but I have on occasion had to work on HP-UX, Solaris, IBM AIX, and whatever that big DEC piece of junk used to run (can't remember). My first real experience with Linux was actually running SLES 10 in several z/Linux guest LPARS running as guests under z/VM on our mainframe.

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