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1. Open Source
What is your favorite Linux distro?
and possibly why?
Personally, I have Fedora 3 on my computer. I have used Ubuntu and Slackware, too. But I think I liked Ubuntu more, maybe because of its speed and easy installation of packages. (192 Replies)
Discussion started by: milhan
I have a Compaq Presario v3000 5 year old laptop, with 1 GB RAM and currently running the (slow and stupid) Windows 7 32 bit, thus I would like to dual boot it with an appropriate distro of Linux that
1) Doesnt consume too much resources (1 GB RAM is not a lot of space) and it ll be... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ajayram
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Hi all, for a while now I've been working on a linux distro and I'm a couple of tweaks away from it to be perfected so if any experts want to help me out please message me.
Thanks in advance.
(I know I've posted a similar thread on the same topic but it was closed due to an unhelpful title... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: allk
I hate the fact that my first post is this. Anyhow, I've been using Linux distros such as Ubuntu, Fedora, Debian, openSUSE, and a few others for quite some time now. I've never had a problem with any distro, thus saying that they were all good in my opinion. I've been reading a lot on different... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Vex
5. What is on Your Mind?
I have been using Linux OS since 4 years and I'm very interested to know how to create a Linux Distro. I have heard about LFS.
I would just like to know, what do I need to create a Linux Distro?
I'm not a programmer, if I have to create a Linux Distro, what programming languages do I need to... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Auzern
I would like to know, is there a thing that AIX would do it, and RHEL or SLES would not? Something specific and great in the same time.
It might sound weird, but I'm very curios.
Thanks a lot guys! (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: aixn00b
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wander, is there an easy way to get information which linux distro and its version a script runs on?
I'm looking for a function like getDistroInfo(), which would return strings like "Ubuntu7.10" or "SLES10" or "RHEL5" etc.
uname returns lots of stuff, but distro info.... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Samtim74
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Hola. Here is how my partition table looks:
Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/hde1 1 1689 13566861 7 HPFS/NTFS
/dev/hde2 * 1690 2783 8787555 83 Linux
/dev/hde3 2784 2813 240975 82 Linux swap
/dev/hde4 ... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mr_Proper
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm have old toshiba laptop(t1900) 486, 4mbRAM and ~120MB of hdd
I'm looking for distro to suite my comp, no need for X windows but not enything that runs on FAT, just normal small Linux.
Actually, *BSDs will do as well. If u know any distro that would do this I will be thankful for hint
... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: wolk