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What's the best distribution?

I worked for the Polatoid ID division, and we maintained a Debian server at 
the customer site. I found deselect to be ugly, counter-intuative, ornery 
and time consuming. However it was very good at resolving dependencies. At 
home I had a Red Hat Alpha system. I them installed Debian on my PC. I 
became disenchanted with Debian because they were so slow to release new 
versions. I tried SuSE, and found SuSE's YaST (old YaST1) to be very much 
like deselct, but much faster. I generaly recommend SuSE or Mandrake to new 
users, but when someone is a reasonably experienced technical person, I 
also recommend Debian (and Red Hat). 
On 6 Nov 2002 at 15:46, Kent Borg wrote:
> A coworker and I tried to install Debian and to our non-Debian eyes we
> had a hell of a time making sense of it.  

Jerry Feldman <gaf at>
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