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Tectonic: In a Nutshell--Peanut Linux

Jun 28, 2005, 03:15 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Walter Kruse)

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"I first came across this Canadian distro at a time when I was dissatisfied with the trend towards large distributions that came on three or more CDs and had silly design issues, such as rpm dependencies requiring Emacs before installing Apache. I decided to look for a distribution with a small footprint, KDE, and useful apps. I tried out Bonsai and Peanut. At the time Peanut Linux was on version 9.4, and I've run every release since then.

"Peanut Linux is very much an enthusiast's all-in-one distribution. Before the time of credit-card-sized live CD distributions Peanut was one of the smallest distro downloads, hence the name Peanut..."

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