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Top 6 Linux and BSD graphical installation programs

Nov 21, 2011, 18:01 (0 Talkback[s])


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"While it is true that not all distro developers have the resources to code their own graphical installer, or to code a good one, I do not think that it is always necessary to roll your own installer. After all, we are talking about free software here. So to those distro developers without the resources to code a new graphical installation program, my only advice is, find an existing one that you like, one that you can work with, and fork it. That is how Sabayon's developers gave their distribution a good installation program.

"With the introduction out of the way, the rest of this article brings you a list of the best graphical installation programs available on active Linux and BSD desktop distributions. And not to get entangled in the knotty issue of deciding which one of the bunch is the best, they are listed in alphabetical order. "

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