OfB.biz: Who Wins The Shootout?
Mar 19, 2003, 10:00 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Timothy R. Butler)
Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame
[ Thanks to Timothy R. Butler for this
"It has been several months since we began our quest to find the
best desktop GNU/Linux distribution of the Fall/Winter 2002 batch.
We have considered lots of distributions that attempt to innovated
and streamline the Linux experience and now we consider who
succeeded to push beyond the rest and win our award.
"In our series, we've looked at Xandros Desktop Deluxe 1.0,
Mandrake Linux 9.0, Red Hat Linux 8.0, SuSE Linux 8.1, and Lindows
OS 3.0. Additionally, several distributions that did not receive a
full review this time around but were also considered for the top
spot include Lycoris Desktop/LX Amethyst, Knoppix 3.1, and Ark
Linux Alpha 6 (the former two of those will join us in the next