the 'which distro' question
Fri Mar 2 06:57:08 PST 2007
Man-wai CHANG wrote:
> Tony Alfrey wrote:
>> So I'm getting a new box like everyone tells me to do and now I'm trying
>> to figure out what to put on it. I'm an rpm kinda guy in that in the
>> past I've used rpm from a terminal to install most stuff because I don't
>> trust a lot of these installer things like YAST. And most of my older
>> apps that I want to run on my new box are rpm things. So it occurs to
>> me that things like kubuntu that are based on debian require debian
>> packages, not rpms? And there seems to be a lot of grief of one sort or
>> another with SuSE 10.2, so am I left with something like Fedora?
> My vote to Ubuntu and Fedora Core.
Is it a problem for you that they use different package managing
systems? Can you put rpm-based things on a Debian box?
tonyalfrey at earthlink.net
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