Short bio: Computer Scientist, FOSS supporter (read more)
Tux Machines (TM)-specific
There are lots of Linux distributions out there. What makes one choose a particular distro over any of the others? I had primarily been an Ubuntu/Debian user for a long time (since 2005), and Slackware before that (although, I do keep Slackware on one old notebook of mine) yet, recently I made the decision to switch to Fedora for good.
So what made me switch?
No, I don't think Ubuntu is bad, or has Linux cooties or anything. It's a good distro if it best meets your needs. There are some really awesome people in the Ubuntu community. A few that come time mind immediately are Jorge Castro, Alan Pope, Jonathan Riddell and of course Jono Bacon. So why did I switch? Well let me start with the Fedora Core Values: