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Top Linux Distros For Every Level User

Mar 14, 2011, 21:05 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Hartley)

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"In the past I've spent a tremendous amount of time talking about the various ways desktop Linux needs to be easier for new users. At the same time, I haven't turned a blind eye to those who prefer to actually "learn Linux" rather than having everything done for them "out of the box." After all, there's something to be said for being able to repair something on a granular level.

"In this article, I'll highlight some of the top Linux distributions for advanced users as well as some great ones for those who are intermediate and newer users. In each case, I'll include distributions for those wanting to learn more about using Linux effectively.

"Linux for advanced users

"Gentoo - Designed to be very customizable and portable , Gentoo is a longtime favorite among many of the Linux elite. With Gentoo, source code is compiled at a local level, software is installed via the Portage system and the documentation provided allows the end user plenty of assistance in getting things running."

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