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Re: Choosing a Linux distribution

Postby PurpleGurl » Thu Sep 07, 2017 10:45 pm

EmuandCo wrote:Don't forget that I moved the topic there ^^ It wasn't even in Off-Topic

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Re: Choosing a Linux distribution

Postby middings » Sat Sep 09, 2017 12:37 am

I think I am the person who asked for this topic to be moved to the Off Topic forum. I would have reported the original post as off-topic for the ReactOS forums and recommended that it be deleted altogether but somebody had already replied to the original post. So, I asked for this topic to be moved here. Now I regret my choice.
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Re: Choosing a Linux distribution

Postby EmuandCo » Sat Sep 09, 2017 11:54 am

No reason to regret it. I moved it and thus it's my problem/fault ^^
Anyways... back to topic
ReactOS is still in alpha stage, meaning it is not feature-complete and is recommended only for evaluation and testing purposes.
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Re: Choosing a Linux distribution

Postby dizt3mp3r » Sun Sep 10, 2017 10:29 pm

I am willing to accept full responsibility even though it is not my fault.

PS. My favourite linux distribution was Slax.
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Re: Choosing a Linux distribution

Postby mametoc » Sat Sep 16, 2017 6:36 pm

Connor84 wrote:I have only used dsLinux. I have many years of experience with computers although have mainly used Windows as the OS.

After searching through web page after page, it appears that the two best options for me are Ubuntu or Fedora.

I am looking for:

1 - Plays newer windows-based RPGs, MMORPGs, FPS, and Strategy games. Not Steam. Perhaps WINE might be the solution for this?

2 - Is secure regarding privacy as well as viruses

3 - Is stable and free

I will be choosing shortly. Any suggestions would be welome. :D

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Re: Choosing a Linux distribution

Postby MadWolf » Wed Oct 11, 2017 11:31 pm

my favorite distro pclinuxos Note pclinuxos is having problems with steam not working properly
devuan a fork of debian without systemd
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Re: Choosing a Linux distribution

Postby milon » Thu Oct 12, 2017 2:01 pm

I haven't tried many Linux distros, but at work I use CentOS myself. Kinda surprised it hasn't been mentioned yet.
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