"There are a few distros I am always keeping my eye on a little
more than others. Most of the time I do this by joining the forums,
getting on the mailing lists and signing up for all their
newsletters and such. One of these is PCLinuxOS, which I review
last fall with the release of Big Daddy (still love that name).
Over the past three months, various different test and release
candidates have been showing up on the web and each time I spend a
bit on updating the previous install to see what the changes are.
Well, they are right on the edge of making this their final
release, so I felt it was time to really shake the tree and fall
out of there.
"For those not fully aware of PCLinuxOS, it's history is not as
long as some other distros, but it is based on one of the old
school packages Mandriva..."