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Well...I just got my really old laptop (running RedHat Valhalla) back from the store today -- damn loose hinges -- and I had a question. I really like linux, but so far my experience has all been with RedHat and Mandrake. If I wanted to "broaden my horizons" a little bit, which distro would you reccomend? I was thinking slackware? Maybe? Some advice please...
You can download the lot have a look at: http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/linux/dis...s/vectorlinux/
I'd go for the regular 3.2 ( not the soho ) for a test, there are a few extra packages on the same site too. Adding more packages later is easy from RPM's at sourceforge or slackware-packages, anything will do. Installing is dead easy with the Midnight Commander that is included in 3.2.
Good luck !