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My main problem with Gentoo is their repeated comparison to *BSD the port 
system. The similarities to emerge are almost non-existant.

Gentoo may mature into a fine distrobution, but for the moment I feel it's 
popularity is do the the fact that it lures people in with a faux novelty.

Not to mention their abuse of the color purple.


On Tue, 4 Nov 2003, praveen ray wrote:

> how about Gentoo? Has anyone used the distro? Most important, is Gentoo a 
> commercial thing like RedHat that'll vanish into thin air once it's popular?
> Or Is it  time to bite the bullet and go for debian ?
> Or maybe Windows. What a shame!
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