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Old 02-24-2007, 08:46 PM   #1
Mustafa^Qasim
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Lightbulb Distribution Hierarchy


As we know that some distributions are not built from scratch but are altered versions of previous one like Oracle has launched altered version of RHEL . It will help newbies alot to be comfortable with the list of dozens Linux distributions but arranged in a hierarchy which show that which distribution originally belongs to which old one. Does anyone has such kind of information?
 
Old 02-24-2007, 09:06 PM   #2
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I found one for you. I used google to search for the terms "map of linux distributions", and the first link was http://linuxhelp.blogspot.com/2006/0...ributions.html which has this nifty little picture:

http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/3...pdatedw4.0.jpg

Enjoy the picture.

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JimBass
 
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Old 02-24-2007, 09:16 PM   #3
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I was looking for that pic, but it took me a long time to find it ... bookmarked, now
 
  


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