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Old 03-30-2002, 05:25 AM   #31
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Originally posted by RedHatMN
Once again someone needs to pull their head out of their ass before writing a critical reviews of a Linux distro. OK, so you're lazy and don't want to try to fix/learn anything, so go to a board and post that RedHat distro sucks because of your own ignorance. Since when is a distro judged by how it operates on YOUR PC? Never install something on 1 PC and then think that this applies to all the PC's running this distro. Ever tried compiliing from source as mentioned above? Do you even know what components you need to install to do the things you want to do? This is another severe case of Operator Error, someone that doesn't know what the hell they're doing, writing a harsh review of a distro because everything didn't auto-magiclly work like WinBlows. I suggest you do a litte research before putting such a ignorant post up.

If you would stop and think about what you were saying instead of flying off the handle you would see there is no possible way anyone new to linux would know what would be needed to compile from source, I have used windows for years and can't ever remember typing in ./configure --prefix=/usr at anytime, so why would someone coming from that OS know ANYTHING about linux/unix?

Well said King V, well indeed.
 
Old 03-30-2002, 02:10 PM   #32
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Don't worry about it King V... most of us are intelligent enough to know who's being objective and who's just full of hot air.
 
  


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