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Postby bef on Fri Apr 13, 2007 11:25 pm

Which distributions are in your Linux library?

.. for me it's
Linux Mint 2.2 Bef Edition
Linux Mint 2.2
Linux Mint 2.2 KDE Edition Beta 020
Linux Mint 2.1
Linux Mint 2.0
Ubuntu 7.04 Beta
Kubuntu 7.04 Beta
Xubuntu 7.04 Beta
Ubuntu 6.1
Kubuntu 6.1
Xubuntu 6.1
PCLinuxOS 07 TR3
Freespire 1.0
Fedora Core 6
Fedora Core 4
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Postby allforcarrie on Wed Apr 18, 2007 2:52 am

i have tryed alot of distros Ubuntu is the one i keep going back to. I hope milt will take its place.
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Postby civint on Thu May 03, 2007 4:17 am

"milt" eh? I've never tried that one...

My linux library is:
Fedora core 6
PCLinuxOS 2007
Ubuntu 6.10
mint 2.2

and unfortunately a nice slim install of xp proffessional so I can play my games....however, linux is first choice for everything else. If only it had better support for windows games....
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Postby Boo on Thu May 03, 2007 5:58 am

No no!

what you meant to say is "If only games supported Linux more".

why should Linux support windows?

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Postby bigbearomaha on Thu May 03, 2007 10:02 am

Currently, I have:
Mint 2.2
CentOS 5
PCLinuxOS TR4
PCLinuxOS .93 Big Daddy
Kubuntu 7.04
Xubuntu 7.04


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Postby RedJak on Thu May 03, 2007 10:13 am

I am curious as to what you mean by "Linux Library"...

If you're talking about what I have installed, then I'd say

Xubuntu 6.10
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RedHat 9 "Shrike"


But, as for CDs go...

Any Distribution that starts with a letter, I probably have somewhere...
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Postby MintPad on Thu May 03, 2007 11:54 am

Note: These aren't ranked or otherwise organized. I've mainly used Ubuntu 6.10, Ubuntu 7.04, Zenwalk 4.4.1, and Mint 2.2.

Ubuntu 6.10
Ubuntu 7.04
Zenwalk 4.4.1
Linux Mint 2.2
Arch Linux 0.8
Debian 4.0
MEPIS 6.5
Mandriva 2007 Spring One
PCLOS 2007 TR4
SAM 2007
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Postby Dawn on Thu May 03, 2007 12:41 pm

Mint 2.2 KDE
Mint 2.2 Gnome
Mint 2.0
Kubuntu 7.04
Kubuntu 6.10
Kubuntu 5.04
Ubuntu 6.10
Sabayon 3
Wolvix (game edition)
Puppie 2.14
Fedora Core 5
Mandriva 2006 Free
Mandrake 8.2
RedHat 7.0
SuSe 9.0 pro
Nexenta Alpha 6
Corellinux 3.0
Unix - Minix 4 (Verbose)

and there are a lot of quick try-out distro's i didnt like.

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Postby buckster on Thu May 03, 2007 2:29 pm

RedJak wrote:
But, as for CDs go...

Any Distribution that starts with a letter, I probably have somewhere...


I keep the current installs handy, otherwise I have one 100 disk spindle almost full of ones I have tried. :)

LinuxMint Bianca (my wife calls her my mistress) (2 boxes + 2 laptops)
PCLinuxOS 07 TR4 (testing partition)
PCLinuxOS .93a (3 boxes)
Ubuntu 64 (testing partition)
Sam 2007 (on several of these boxes)

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Postby Patrialt on Thu May 03, 2007 2:59 pm

In my inventory: (oldest to newest)

Knoppix 4.0.0.1
Ubuntu 6.10 [1 box]
Kubuntu 6.10 [1 box]
OpenSUSE 10.2
Bianca KDE (CD edition) 2.2
Bianca Gnome 2.2 [2 boxes]
simplyMEPIS 6.5
Vector Linux 5.8 Gold [1 box]
Freespire (my weapon to convert windowsers)
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Postby clem on Fri May 04, 2007 5:18 am

- Bea (on my wife's laptop)
- Bianca Gnome and Cassandra BETA006 (on my laptop)
- Bianca KDE Edition (on my desktop)

Apart from that I really like to use Fedora Core 6 and Debian Testing now and then (I'm working hard at putting what I like from them into Mint so hopefully I won't have to use them in the future :)).

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Postby denz on Fri May 04, 2007 4:20 pm

Mint 2.2
Mint 2.2 KDE
Ubuntu 6.06
Ubuntu 5.10
Ubuntu 4.10
Debian Testing
Fedora 5
Suse
Mandrake
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Postby minter_dk on Tue May 08, 2007 12:06 pm

Bianca Main Edion & Cassandra Beta012 (On my main computer)
Xubuntu 7.04 + MintTextInstaller (on my laptop)

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Postby scorp123 on Tue May 08, 2007 12:52 pm

clem wrote:- Bea (on my wife's laptop)
- Bianca Gnome and Cassandra BETA006 (on my laptop)
- Bianca KDE Edition (on my desktop)


- Mint 2.0 Barbara (on a laptop) ... and it still works tip top :wink:
- Solaris 10 (inside a virtual machine)
- Nexenta
- Belenix
- SuSE Linux 10.0 Professional (on several machines)
- OpenSUSE 10.2 (on several machines)
- Ubuntu 7.04 Feisty (on a laptop)
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Postby Husse on Fri May 11, 2007 12:29 pm

Bianca on a laptop - but have still got to get it working properly :(
//edit// Just installed Cassandra, but that laptop is crap!
Things got bad - not Cassandra's fault though...
Bianca (and unfortunately XP) on my main desktop
Bianca KDE
Ubuntu Feisty
Debian (latest stable - whatever it's called :))
Cassandra beta
on my secondary desktop
Can't get my wife to switch from XP to Mint ....
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Postby scorp123 on Fri May 11, 2007 2:48 pm

Husse wrote:Can't get my wife to switch from XP to Mint ....
My wife beeing a tooootal noob I didn't even get her started with Windoze ... So now she's a happy Linux user and she loves her KDE desktop. She doesn't even know the difference. And from time to time I abuse her machine for testing out new distros. The nice thing about Linux is if you do the backup right ( /home/* !!!) then a noob user like her won't even notice that you completely exchanged the distro underneath her desktop and that she isn't on a SUSE system anymore but has silently been migrated to Ubuntu ... Or Debian Etch ... or whatever else I try out on her machine :D
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Postby Husse on Fri May 11, 2007 5:12 pm

do the backup right ( /home/* !!!) then a noob user like her won't even notice that you completely exchanged the distro underneath her desktop

hehe that's very scorpy :)
My wife has worked in the backoffice of a bank with NT (and I think now XP) for a long time, so she's kinda "windowish"
And she loves to play "spider" which does not exist on Linux (I think) (Spider is one of card the games that comes with XP, not exactly a "gamers toy")
And now that she's retired she spends more time with that laptop so I can't lay my hands on it :)
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