[Nottingham] 64 bit linux

A. Devin Giddings ppxadg at nottingham.ac.uk
Mon Jan 23 17:27:23 GMT 2006

On Mon, Jan 23, 2006 at 01:50:31PM +0000, Iain Moppett wrote:
> Does any one have any thoughts about which distro is best for a Linux returnee/newbie, just about to install an AMD 64 3200+.    I've googled to see if there is a clear favorite but can't find mcuh direct comparison.  I'm currently using Mandriva 2006 quite happily.  

I've set up Kubuntu on my parents' AMD64 rig, and have used a Opteron
clusters based on Debian and Suse and all have worked fine. If you are
happy with Mandriva then why not stick with it?

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