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An Arch Tale

Oct 05, 2011, 19:00 (1 Talkback[s])

"I'll admit that at first I was not especially eager to install an Arch system. I've happily put behind me my days of compiling system components, including kernels and graphics subsystems, and I've enjoyed the ease with which I've been able to install modern distributions such as Fedora and Ubuntu. In fact, I first installed Fedora 14 as the replacement system, and I'm pleased to report that it installed and configured itself without incident.

Alas, I ran into considerable difficulty when I tried to install the latest nVidia driver for my graphics card, and in the end I decided the attempt wasn't worth the amount of time I was spending on it. Please bear in mind that my experience is no reflection on Fedora

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