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You can now vote for your favorite projects/products of 2017. This is your chance to be heard! Voting ends on February 7th.


Poll: Server Distribution of the Year
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Old 02-09-2018, 02:35 PM   #16
Registered: Feb 2011
Location: Washington state
Distribution: Devuan ASCII, JULinux 17 (Ubuntu MATE Bionic), Devuan Jessie
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Slackware won the title this year with a plurality vote. Slackware also rated high in the visitor supplied rankings. It is currently third in those rankings among 101 distros that have at least ten votes. IPFire has the top score but it's a firewall, not a desktop distro. Point Linux is in second, but that is based on the oldstable Debian Jessie. I couldn't get GNOME Maps to run on the Debian Jessie base when I tried it. Slackware is great for those who prefer to run a server without systemd.
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Old 02-11-2018, 01:05 AM   #17
Registered: Apr 2011
Location: Metro Portland, OR
Distribution: Linux Mint
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Slackware, but a newbe
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Old 02-11-2018, 01:41 PM   #18
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Mageia, its the best
Old 02-12-2018, 12:36 PM   #19
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Location: North France
Distribution: Slackware since 7.0
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Slackware for server, workstation ^^"
Since 1998
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