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View Poll Results: What's your Favorite Linux Distro?
Icepack is a cool-looking "Windowmaker-ish" distribution written from the ground up -- it's surprisingly cool-looking and looks more like a completely different and new OS rather than just another Linux distribution...
I've thought about trying it a few times, but never have... has anyone here actually tried it?
Slackware all the way. It is THE best distro i have ever used. The only other distros that i think can compare to it are debian and gentoo. I hate using bloated distros (redhat, fedora, mandrake, SuSe, etc.) As for an emerge like tool, you might want to try swaret. It's as simple as swaret --install packagename.
Woops, didn't realzie this topic was so old until after i posted, sorry.
Last edited by liquidtenmilion; 07-07-2004 at 09:35 AM.