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Washington Post: Finally, Linux With a Lot Less Fuss

Dec 02, 2002, 11:30 (18 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rob Pegoraro)


Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

"Over the past few weeks, I've installed Linux on three computers without breaking into fits of cursing. That's a novel development in my experience with this open-source operating system.

"The version I've been using is Red Hat Linux 8.0, shipped by Raleigh, N.C.-based Red Hat in late September. This is the first Linux distribution I've tried that hasn't made me feel as if I'm about to step on a rake and have its handle swing into my face.

"Parts of this are still infuriatingly convoluted, but if you've been thinking about trying out Linux on part of your hard drive--or about dumping Windows entirely--this is what I'd recommend..."

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