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Old 11-10-2003, 07:51 PM   #1
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Question Linux Distribution Justification


Can someone give me a link to a website clearly stating the need(s) for a linux distribution.

Especially as it would relate to a niche market, or generic technology.

Thanks!
 
Old 11-10-2003, 08:10 PM   #2
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Hi there ...

Can you please rephrase this? I don't
understand what you are after.

Do you mean: Why are there distributions?
Or: What system specification would I need
to run e.g. RedHat?
Or: Can I use such and such braille-reader
with this distro?

Cheers,
Tink
 
Old 11-10-2003, 09:00 PM   #3
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clearly stating the need(s) for a linux distribution
Anyone is free to attempt to create a Linux distribution that is useful to them or that they feel may be useful to someone else and offer it to the public so long as the software license for all contributions are honored.
Linux is the kernel and there are many programs that can be included or not.
Most all distros would feel there is some need for them.
 
Old 11-10-2003, 09:14 PM   #4
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Congrats to Guru-dom common ;)

Cheers,
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Old 11-10-2003, 10:25 PM   #5
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Thanks, Tinkster.
Unfortunately, I am none the wiser.
 
Old 11-11-2003, 05:40 AM   #6
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Are you asking for a list of, lets say 'target audiences' for distros with justification of why they suit that group?
 
Old 11-11-2003, 07:38 AM   #7
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>a niche market

You mean somthing like this?
 
  


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