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Re: What *nix do you recommend for a laptop?

by clinton (Priest)
on Feb 28, 2008 at 17:36 UTC ( #670950=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to What *nix do you recommend for a laptop?

I'm a big fan of openSuSE - it's a polished distribution which works well for me on a new Dell Inspiron. And YaST makes configuration dead easy (for those who don't want to reread the docs every time they set up mail/DNS/NTP/etc servers)
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