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Arch Linux is Tops In the Server Room

Jan 13, 2011, 17:04 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Akkana Peck)

"Linux server admins prefer lean, reliable, manageable Linux distributions, and Arch Linux is one of the best.

"Seems like everybody's running Ubuntu these days. It's become the default Linux distribution. I run it myself on several machines.

"But it's not perfect for everything. Linux is all about choice, and if you want something besides a standard system bogged down with all the bells and whistles, there are lots of choices.

"And for a straightforward, lightweight, command-line based Linux -- whether a server, an older desktop or laptop, or if you just want to learn the Linux command-line better -- it's hard to beat Arch Linux."

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