[nmglug] Questions About Dual Booting From A USB Drive
mark at galassi.org
Wed Apr 6 13:08:33 PDT 2005
>>> Initially, I'm interested in trying Debian, Fedora Core 3 and
>>> perhaps Gentoo.
>> I think you should also try Ubuntu. The "Hoary Hedgehog"
>> release candidate is probably worth a try! I think it will do
>> all of the hardware detection you need, similar to what Knoppix
>> will do.
William> What I am looking for regarding Linux is a distro that
William> has alot of prebuilt packages that are easy to install
William> and stays pretty close to the latest developments.
That is a good idea. I recommend straight debian or ubuntu or mepis.
Ubuntu and Mepis are both debian distros where you can put the
standard debian testing or unstable servers in /etc/apt/sources.list,
so you get the full body of Debian packages.
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