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Old 10-31-2003, 01:17 PM   #1
erik15
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wich distro for me?


I'm a windows user who woald like to swith to linux I just don't know wich distro. Here are the things I'm looking for.

1. easy install
2. I record musik so I would like good multimedia system
3. I am willing to learn but I also need to work with it soon.

Thanks if someone replys.
 
Old 10-31-2003, 01:18 PM   #2
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A distro like Red Hat or Mandrake would be good.
 
Old 10-31-2003, 01:38 PM   #3
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You need Red Hat in my opinion. But be aware that Red Hat 9 was relised without MP3 support. You can download a Mplayer RPM though. (thats what I use). If you have no idea about RPM's or installing I would pick Mandrake, as far as I know the latest version have MP3 suport built in. Hope it helps.
-Neo
 
Old 10-31-2003, 01:38 PM   #4
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Try this: it runs down the major distros in a very quick and useful way.

http://www.distrowatch.com/dwres.php?resource=major
 
Old 10-31-2003, 08:16 PM   #5
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Yea redhat or mandrake sounds like a good choice for you.
 
  


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