ok well since this question is asked all the time and you can search the board about
many answers about many distros, and since you can look at the review section
about all distros, and since there is search engines to learn about these distros, and
also since there is homepages that you can learn about these distros, i am going to
give you a simple answer ... and that is, if you say your an intermediate user, and you
want a decision b/w them two distros, i am just going to say suse ...