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Old 04-20-2012, 02:46 PM   #1
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LQ ISO has now facilitated more than 16 MILLION Linux downloads


I'm proud to announce that LQ ISO has now facilitated more than 16 MILLION Linux downloads! Visit http://iso.linuxquestions.org/ for all your Linux distribution download needs. If you have any suggestions on how we can improve LQ ISO, let us know in this thread.

--jeremy
 
Old 04-22-2012, 11:17 PM   #2
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Do you have the statistics of what Distros have been downloaded, how many times, when etc? It may be an excellent resource to compare LQ statistics against those of sites like DistroWatch.

EDIT: should have looked at the page before I posted.

EDIT2: I wonder why Debian Woody has been downloaded 391 times in the last 30 days?

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Old 04-25-2012, 01:18 PM   #3
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a new tag

There must be a new tag for Questions and Answers
 
Old 05-02-2012, 07:18 PM   #4
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Could you add antiX to the database.

http://antix.mepis.org/

http://antix.freeforums.org/

Thanks.
 
Old 05-02-2012, 07:34 PM   #5
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Please use the "Suggest Additions" on LQ ISO to suggest new Distros. This will ensure it's brought to the attention of the correct people.

--jeremy
 
Old 05-03-2012, 08:16 AM   #6
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Please use the "Suggest Additions" on LQ ISO to suggest new Distros. This will ensure it's brought to the attention of the correct people.

--jeremy
I have done so.
 
Old 05-12-2012, 10:54 AM   #7
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antiX is still not showing up in the database.
 
Old 05-16-2012, 03:50 PM   #8
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http://iso.linuxquestions.org/antix-m11/

--jeremy
 
Old 05-16-2012, 04:26 PM   #9
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Thanks jeremy.
 
Old 05-20-2012, 07:12 AM   #10
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It still intrigues me as to why DistroWatch gives LinuxMint a 2 -1 lead over Ubuntu,
and yet LM is not even in LQ's top 15 - either list . . .

I suppose that the stat's for DW are quite different from those of LQ.
 
Old 05-20-2012, 07:18 AM   #11
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The stats on DW are nothing more than a click counter and not representative at all, neither are the rankings at LQ. In fact, there is no way to get representative data on Linux usage.
 
  


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