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10 Ubuntu re-spins I'd like to see

Mar 14, 2011, 23:05 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack Wallen)


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"Takeaway: Jack Wallen let's his imagination go wild and creates some Ubuntu-based distributions that could have real world applications. Along the way, he creates some just for fun. Let us know which ones YOU would like to see.

"In the Linux-verse, a re-spin is basically a new distribution that has been "spun off" from another distribution. We've already seen the likes of this with just about every major distribution. Ubuntu is one of the distributions that has enjoyed a number of good re-spins. Based on what is going down with the current releases of Ubuntu, this favorite distribution of new users will be in need of a few newer re-spins.

"With that in mind, I thought it would be a fun exercise to come up with a few re-spins of my own that would combine various bits and pieces (and a few philosophies) from other operating systems or developers."

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