Linux and Main: First Look at SuSE 8.0: So What?
May 13, 2002, 19:00 (12 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dennis E. Powell)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"It would be a true delight to be able to write of a new Linux
distribution as a real breakthrough, an advance so clear and
thorough that users of any operating system should drop whatever
they're doing in a rush to get and install it. Failing that, it
would be just dandy to say that a new distribution represents such
an improvement over the last version that users of that
distribution should order it immediately because it will make them
happy. And it would be okay to write of a new distribution that at
least justifies the upgrade.
"With SuSE 8.0 Professional, though, none of the above applies,
based on early experiences at Linux and Main..."