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Old 07-02-2004, 12:20 PM   #1
dannyka
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Which distro is it based on?


Hello all,

There are literally hundreds of Linux distributions out there. Most of them seem to be based on a "base" distribution -- the popular ones being Fedora, Mandrake, Debian, and maybe a few others. What I am wondering is if there is a list somewhere that tells you what distribution is based on what? (e.g., MEPIS is based on Debian).

Anything like that out there?

Thanks for any help,
--Dan
 
Old 07-02-2004, 12:24 PM   #2
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These sites might help you get some answers:

Distro Watch http://www.distrowatch.com/
Linux Distributions http://www.linux.org/dist/
 
Old 07-02-2004, 03:52 PM   #3
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I started a WIKI family-tree listing of the distributions a while ago, although it only includes distributions that were already present. You could add to it if you like .

http://wiki.linuxquestions.org/wiki/...bution_listing
 
  


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