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Old 03-05-2010, 03:39 PM   #1
Registered: Feb 2008
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Best VPS provider with Slackware?

Hey slackers,
I'm looking for a virtual server somewhere, and wanting some opinions. I use slackware exclusively in home/office in a small network install, and I just love it.

I like rackspace, but they only have Arch Linux (closest thing to slack they have). Are there are opinions out there on this? Does slackware translate well to a fully-fledged LAMP server? I will have multiple projects hosted on said server for multiple clients.

Is another distro better for this kind of thing? I really would appreciate to hear all sides of this.

Current contenders:
Host Virtual -
Linode -

Last edited by mkoco; 03-05-2010 at 03:49 PM. Reason: grammer
Old 03-05-2010, 04:06 PM   #2
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I use and I've found nothing to complain about. It just works. They currently offer Slackware 12.2.
Old 03-06-2010, 12:03 AM   #3
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Prgmr is out of slots right now, but you can install anything you want on there.


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