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Gentoo 2007.0 [Review]

May 15, 2007, 03:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rob Williams)

"Like most major distros, it's not that often that we see a new release from the Gentoo team. In fact, it's twice a year, which is still more often than few others. The difference with Gentoo though, is that the new releases are not always awaiting much anticipation, since the bulk of the updates can be had through the system updater, Portage. If you keep your system up to date, you already have 2007.0. This article will be primarily written for those already familiar with Gentoo, but if you are a new user wanting to know what it's all about, you can read my 'Why Gentoo' section from a previous article.

"If you are a user of a previous version of Gentoo, you could switch over to begin using the 2007.0 profile. To do this you can run eselect profile list and then select the new profile with eselect profile set default-linux/x86/2007.0/desktop..."

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