"Pardus is a release that I didn't discover by myself; more it
was thrust in front of me by a community of passionate users.
Whenever I was looking for 'the most usable' distro someone would
always recommend Pardus--so I gave it a go. I tried 2007.1 way back
on the 12th of May 2007 and was very, very impressed. I then tried
the RC2 of Kurulan at the end of June the same year with positive
"Somehow I always end up reviewing release candidates rather
than the finished article, but when I saw that RC2 for Pardus 2008
was released I felt compelled to don my reviewing hat and see how
things have progressed--nearly 12 months since I last touched this
remarkable Turkish OS..."