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Old 09-23-2003, 04:06 AM   #1
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is red hat linux 9 any good or the old version are butter.
Old 09-23-2003, 04:31 AM   #2
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Well why don't you read the reviews?

I've only tried Mandy 9.1 so I can't really compare, but It is damn good if your a newb to linux!
Old 09-23-2003, 05:04 AM   #3
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There is a rule in tux-enviroment: newer - better.
Old 09-23-2003, 05:16 AM   #4
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New version always has some extra stuff and removal of existing bugs and having some new bugs. Now it depends what is the usage of RH9 with you.
Old 09-23-2003, 06:18 AM   #5
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RH9 is quite stable, the application is a bit old. You may need to download the new mozilla/firebird, mplayer, xchat...etc


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