"Once upon a time, I wrote a series of articles about the
various Linux distributions that exist on the Internet. At that
time, I had tried, and condemned a distribution known as Gentoo. I
gave it very low marks for just about everything I used as a means
of rating Linus distros. And while Gentoo remains perhaps the most
difficult operating system I have ever installed on a computer,
once it gets installed, it works quite nicely.
"As I said in the previous article, there are various states in
which computer software can exist: source code, and executable
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