"For a computer addict, choosing a Linux distribution is much
like being an unsupervised child in a candy story. So many flavors
with so many choices make the task of picking just one type of
candy a near-impossible--but fun-filled--task.
"For a consumer or business exec who must pick a Linux
distribution (known as 'distro'), the task is even more formidable.
The Linux OS comes in dozens of versions. All are based on the same
Linux core, but each distro is built around a specific theme or
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