well, I told it not to install lilo. I like grub better.
Slack rocks in letting you actually use your computer. Struggling with Debian right now.
The reasons I chose my distros were: I wanted to have a slackware based, debian based, and rpm based linuxes. That and CD availability. vector is a one cd download, debian netinstall is one CD, I had the slackware 10 CD's (magazine) and the Mandrake 10 CD's (magazine)