[in the news] A Guide to Today's Top 10 Linux Distributions
sanjay.ankur at gmail.com
Fri Sep 3 02:40:24 UTC 2010
On Thu, 2010-09-02 at 17:57 -0400, Kara Schiltz wrote:
> PC World
> A Guide to Today's Top 10 Linux Distributions
> By Katherine Noyes
> *2. Fedora*
> Fedora is the free version of Red Hat, whose RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise
> has been a commercial product since 2003. Because of that close
> connection, Fedora is particularly strong on enterprise features, and it
> often offers them before RHEL does.
> Fedora also offers a six-month release schedule, and its security
> are excellent. While some have viewed it as a cutting-edge distro for
> the Linux "hobbyist," I think improvements over the years and widespread
> popularity have combined to make it a good choice for newer Linux users
> as well.
> Full article:
On #1 Ubuntu, they say:
" Founded by South African millionaire Mark Shuttleworth, Canonical--the
company behind Ubuntu--for many years shipped Ubuntu CDs to interested
users for free, thus speeding its market penetration."
/me wonders what we can do to speed market penetration (OTHER than ship
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