Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

TuxRadar Distro Picker

Filed under
Linux

Distro Picker almost correct

It picked Qubes for me as perfect match which seems odd, but may be I should just take a hint and try it?
That said, eight of the first 10 are spot on and I have used or am using them at one point or another, they certainly reflect my prefence for configurability and stability, i.e Gentoo, Slackware, Crux, CentOS, Debian, Salix. Nice work.

What happened to my desktop choice?

My selections included specifying KDE as 99% required. The recommended distro uses OpenBox.
Big Grin

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

More in Tux Machines

Android Leftovers

The Licensing and Compliance Lab interviews AJ Jordon of gplenforced.org

So basically Bradley Kuhn gave a talk at FOSDEM '17 about GPL enforcement and I was like, wow, it sucks how many companies and people think that enforcing the GPL is a bad idea. I mean, if you disagree with copyleft that's fine (though I personally would argue with that position), but then you should use a suitable license. Like MIT. The very idea that we shouldn't enforce the GPL just doesn't make sense to me because it suggests that the text of the license is watery and unimportant. I don't know about you, but when I say I want my programs to respect users' freedom, I mean it. So GPL enforcement is important. It seemed to me that there are probably a lot of developers out there who want to support GPL enforcement but don't have a good way to voice that support. gplenforced.org is essentially a quick and dirty hack I wrote to make that dead-simple. Read more

Red Hat General and Financial News

today's howtos