SearchSecurity: Linux Patch Problems: Your Distro May Vary
Jul 28, 2006, 07:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Edmund X. DeJesus)
"With all the different distributions of Linux available--many
for free--what distinguishes one over another? Most have the same
set of standard bells and whistles. A few have support options that
might be appealing for enterprise-level deployments.
"Nevertheless, underneath the surface, they all share pretty
much the same code base. After all, that's what makes Linux so
intriguing: busy open source developers all over the planet are
always adding features or fixing bugs, and anybody can take
advantage of their work..."