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Old 02-22-2008, 04:45 AM   #1
Dudeking
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Media Distro


I used to use linux alot but havnt for nearly a year. I'm looking to move back but need a good distro. I used to like fedra but don't know if it will give me what i need. Basicly i need MP3, AVI, MP4 and DivX playback and a good flash player (i dont know if its the case not but before I had a lot of problems with linux and flash.)

If any one can point me in the right direction I'd love it.

The only other things I use loads of on the computer is PaintShop pro and .net for asp and visual basic etc but I realise I will have to use windows for these.
 
Old 02-22-2008, 04:55 AM   #2
Zmyrgel
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Every distro can have the playback support you want and the flashplayer too so pick any you like.

Go with Fedora if you have experience using it.
 
  


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