Debian 4.0 Tiptoes to Leading Edge
Apr 19, 2007, 04:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jason Brooks)
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"Debian GNU/Linx is a popular Linux-based operating system with
excellent software management tools and a development pace that is,
depending on your perspective, saner or more plodding than those of
its Linux distribution rivals.
"eWEEK Labs tested Debian 4.0, which recently hit FTP servers,
and we were impressed to find that while the Debian project has not
abandoned its overall conservatism, the team's latest release
sports leading-edge credentials in some key areas. We're
particularly impressed with Debian 4.0's support for full volume
encryption as a basic installation option, and we're glad to see
that Debian has expanded its embrace of Security-Enhanced Linux for
tightening system permissions..."