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Fav Distro (Nov '10)

Arch
10% (301 votes)
*buntu
21% (604 votes)
Fedora
5% (130 votes)
Mandriva
4% (112 votes)
MEPIS
1% (32 votes)
Mint
11% (312 votes)
openSUSE
16% (456 votes)
PCLOS
22% (622 votes)
Sabayon
1% (32 votes)
Other
10% (279 votes)
Total votes: 2880

Hey! That Ain't Right!

No Slackware?

I'm sad.

~ Nocturnal Slacker

http://www.vtel57.com/vtel57/vtel57-central_routing.html

re: ain't right

OMG! How could I have forgotten Slackware? It was a decision to skip Debian, but I didn't consider slackware. ...and me a supposed fan.

But what I did this time was to basically use the top 10 from Distrowatch.com's Page Hit Ranking, but replacing Debian with Other so I could keep my choice list down to 10.

well there's the problem

you based your choices on the work of an over rated fanboy site.

Your original work far exceeds theirs Susan, make them follow you, not the other way around.

oops

oops

re: ain't right

What? No Debian?

I'm still sad. Wink

P.S. srlinuxx... it's great to be here. I've been meaning to sign on an account here for ages, just keeps slipping my swiss cheese brain. I'm in now, though. I think I'll feature your site on my blog today, actually. Regards, ~Eric, the Nocturnal Slacker

re: ain't right

I'm sad too about Debian and Slackware.

I've voted for Arch as it is my favorite one, but my second fav. is Slackware and my third is Debian. All the rest start to share places below this point.

But my second and third option not here?. Anyway doing this kind of polls will always make someone sad, it is almost impossible to put all the list, and a poll with 50 options.. Well might not look too good either.

Great site Susan, and I like yours too, Nocturnal Slacker.

Thank you, Guillermo! Your

Thank you, Guillermo! Your Linux Operating System blog has been a favorite of mine for quite a while. Smile

~Eric

Yay ArchLinux!

Also lol @ fake PCLOS votes.

Edit:. I take that back. There is always a chance all PCLOS users on earth actually voted here.

Hits on DW don't matter. When

Hits on DW don't matter. When it comes to the best Linux OS, it's PCLOS!

ArchLinux

Once you try ArchLinux, there is no turning back.

Re: ArchLinux

Znurre wrote:
Once you try ArchLinux, there is no turning back.

I have tried it and still using PCLinuxOS... so that's not exactly the entire truth... Wink

Andy

Arch

Arch! gogogo!

Go P!

wolfric wrote:
Arch! gogogo!

Nooo, Go P! gogogo! Big Grin

Go big P!

Go big P! Big Grin

re: big P cheat

Yaw be stuffing the ballot box!

In fairness, everybody run to your favorite's forum and tell them to come vote too.

So

I should head on over to Debian forum and tell them to come here and vote for other?

I don't see that going over to well.

Might make a bigger fuss than it's worth. heh heh.

re: So

Yes, I feel bad I left Debian out. Shan't happen again.

I'm just givin you a hard time

I'm just givin you a hard time. I don't get wound up about these things anymore. I just keep using my top tried and true and let popularity polls come and go.

but, just in case I wasn't obvious enough the first time, I voted other because my top preferred is (1)Debian. then comes (2)CentOS and (3)opensuse and yes, PCLOS still lands in at a solid number 4 for me.

Isn't that how lots of these

Hey - re: big P cheat

Isn't that how lots of these things get passed on by using Forums and other social media.

If that is what happened in this case I would say that the people on that forum care about their distro and show pride in it by voting for it.

BTW, I voted for another distro (1 of 3 votes at present Sad

Stuffing!

srlinuxx wrote:
Yaw be stuffing the ballot box!

Nothing wrong with a little stuffing for Thanksgiving ya know! Big Grin

Hmm...

Don't know whether or not I should be surprised that Debian didn't make it onto this list.

Surprised!

Algol wrote:
Don't know whether or not I should be surprised that Debian didn't make it onto this list.

Surprise Surprise Surprise!!!

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