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Old 01-20-2015, 08:33 AM   #1
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Another 'poll'...


...have fun!

https://opensource.com/life/15/1/wha...mpaignId=46713
 
Old 01-20-2015, 08:37 AM   #2
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Haven't heard of Deepin before.
 
Old 01-20-2015, 08:38 AM   #3
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Slackware is not on that poll?!
 
Old 01-20-2015, 09:04 AM   #4
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Slackware isn't on their poll... kind of pointless for me to participate.
 
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Old 01-20-2015, 09:11 AM   #5
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What is the point of posting this in Slackware forum?
 
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Old 01-20-2015, 09:20 AM   #6
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Not including Slackware in a poll of favorite distros is kind of like leaving George Washington out of a poll on favorite U.S. presidents.
 
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Old 01-20-2015, 09:29 AM   #7
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Ho hum - Slackware users do not waste their time at DistroWatch.
 
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Old 01-20-2015, 09:35 AM   #8
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What is the point of posting this in Slackware forum?
Spot on. It does seem pointless.
 
Old 01-20-2015, 09:54 AM   #9
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And "Bob" sayeth unto them: Woe unto ye that doth leave Slackware out of thy polls. For I shall vent my wrath on thee!
-- St Brian's Epistle to the Pollsters, ch 1, v 9.
 
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Old 01-20-2015, 12:51 PM   #10
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And in the last days of Linux shalt they who have forsaken Slackware be cast into outer darkness where there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth. And they that have kept the Slackware shalt be rewarded thusly for their faith. Woe unto those who shall suffer the wrath of Bob! For his judgment shalt be eternal.
The Revelation of St. Reaper - ch22, v6
 
Old 01-20-2015, 05:47 PM   #11
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I commented on the "poll", one word only, Slackware!
 
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Old 01-21-2015, 06:50 AM   #12
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Wasn't going to register just to leave a comment.
 
Old 01-21-2015, 09:50 AM   #13
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Ho hum - Slackware users do not waste their time at DistroWatch.
says who? I like getting snapshots of other distro's. Interesting to see whats out there.
 
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Old 01-22-2015, 08:45 AM   #14
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Wasn't going to register just to leave a comment.
You don't need to register, I didn't.
 
Old 01-22-2015, 08:48 AM   #15
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I'm surprised this thread hasn't been moved yet.
 
  


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