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What's the best looking Linux?
    
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Originally Posted by UrbanSmooth View Post
What's the best looking Linux?
any one you want...

looks arent really what makes distros different

usually people use a gnome2 + compiz set up and think its so newbtasticly shiny

others think kde is all the shiny they need

i personally think crunchbang's default set up is simple and awesome but most people wont like such a plain set up but openbox can look AMAZING if you customize it good

you wont find all the shiny by not using linux at all... dive in and see what ya like
Kinda meh now...
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any one you want...

looks arent really what makes distros different

usually people use a gnome2 + compiz set up and think its so newbtasticly shiny

others think kde is all the shiny they need

i personally think crunchbang's default set up is simple and awesome but most people wont like such a plain set up but openbox can look AMAZING if you customize it good

you wont find all the shiny by not using linux at all... dive in and see what ya like


Thanks, man. I would +rep you if I could, but your girlfriend is pretty hot, so, I'll +rep her instead.
    
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mint isnt debian unless you get the LMDE the official mint is ubuntu demon spawn
ubuntu is debian as well
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allmost done

the power saving stuff on this lappy made the downloads/installer time out
Edited by 3dfxvoodoo - 5/22/11 at 1:19am
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dang
got it all installed and it did not wnat to mount /
back to square one
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ubuntu is debian as well
it has the same package manager... thats bout it...

ubuntu was based off debian... now its like... frankensteins monster distro
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it has the same package manager... thats bout it...

ubuntu was based off debian... now its like... frankensteins monster distro
frankensteins monster distro
so true
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Ubuntu just patches the already patched debian source. They are compatible for the most part though.

Mint Debian is Debian but they are releasing the testing/unstable branch I believe? (mint is Ubuntu unless it's the Debian edition though)
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-Linux
-Unix
-Arch
-Debian

Are these the main four?
    
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