Linux Times: Arch In Depth
Feb 08, 2005, 22:45 (2 Talkback[s])
[ Thanks to editor for this link. ]
"There are a lot of cliches about how the only thing that
remains constant is change. That statement definitely applies to
the Linux industry. Last year and the beginning of this has brought
us a lot of changes. There are new technologies and distributions
to pick from.
"Ubuntu was a relatively unknown name a few months ago but now
is generating a lot of buzz. Personally, I have tried Ubuntu and
don't see anything technically special with it. The way Ubuntu is
marketed (free CDs and an interesting release cycle) is what is
making it so successful. But this article isn't about Ubuntu but a
very different distribution called Arch. Could Arch dethrone Ubuntu
as the new kid on the block? Does it have what it takes? Read on
and find out..."