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Re: [SLUG] Distros
- To: Jason Rennie <jwrennie@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Distros
- From: Thom May <thomas@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu Nov 9 21:39:10 2000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- User-agent: Mutt/1.2.5i
On Thu, Nov 09, 2000 at 09:56:43PM +1100, Jason Rennie said:
> Hi all,
> I know this can be a bad question, but here goes.
> I need a linux distro, that is supported by helix code, is ready for
> kernel 2.4 (or easily made ready) and preferably already has xfree4.0
Right. Well. Guess what I'm gonna say. How's your bandwidth
feeling, cos Debian Woody is supported by helixcode, has X4, and
I'm running 2.4.0-test10 on my install here quite happily.
> Also it can;t be redhat 7.0, i've tried to install it twice so far, one
> with teh text and once with the graphic installer.
> The graphic installer crashed near the end of the install, the grpahic
> installer died while copying over the rpm's and locked up the machine.
> Any suggestions ?
Debian. You know it makes sense
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