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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
I have spent more than a week with openSUSE 11.3 KDE4. Right now I am downloading Linux Mint 9 KDE. I have not decided on my perfect KDE4 distro, but openSUSE 11.3 is a really strong contender. In this short writeup I will explore some reasons why I might NOT switch to it as my default OS.
Good as openSUSE 11.3 is, there are some papercuts that get irritating after a while. openSUSE has a lot going for it, but as I pointed out in my review, things can get very complicated very quickly.
It sports some of the most powerful administration and user tools that comes with any Desktop Linux Distro, and is really, extremely, rock, solid.
If you want a dependable distro that will not break on you openSUSE is it.
But there are those papercuts…