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DistroWatch: Source Mage and Onebase Linux

Sep 23, 2003, 11:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andrew Fries)

[ Thanks to Jason Greenwood for this link. ]

"I've been using Linux as my only OS for over two years now. I started with SuSE, but soon I was exploring other options. These days I use Libranet and Arch Linux and they serve me well, but I was curious about the world of source based systems. Gentoo is a popular choice for people reaching this point, but I wanted to explore some lesser known alternatives instead--for a while now I've been curious about Sorcerer, and when I read about a new contender called Onebase Linux, I decided to take it for a spin too.

"My test system is an Athlon 1800 XP on Gigabyte GA-7VRX motherboard with on-board sound and ethernet, generic GeForce 4 MMX video card, 512 MB of RAM, 80 GB hard disk and Liteon CD-ROM/burner. My internet connection is handled by an old Pentium running Smoothwall..."

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