NewsForge: My Desktop OS: VectorLinux SOHO
Mar 30, 2006, 10:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Larry Gagnon)
"Three years ago I built my own computer and installed Mandrake
v9.1 on it. It was a joy to learn and use Linux, to not worry about
spyware and viruses any longer, and to graduate to a stable
operating system. Not long afterward I became involved with a small
charity that refurbishes older computers to donate to people who
normally would not be able to afford their own computer. The
donated computers we work on are generally 133MHz to 500MHz Pentium
II vintage, often with less than 128MB of RAM. Mandrake proved
impossibly slow to use on these machines, but VectorLinux impressed
me with its speed, ease of install, well-chosen lightweight
applications, and stability.
"VectorLinux provides three editions (Standard, Deluxe, and
SOHO) to cater to almost any Linux user..."