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    Re: Debian is better – Why? (Score: 2)
    by Anonymous on Friday, November 23 @ 23:45:12 GMT

    make-kpkg (this absolutely rocks imho, see nvdriver, alsa-modules, etc: veeery slick.)

    apt-get

    alternatives system

    update-(inetd|rc.d|…) (yes I know its for use by packages but that doesnt make it any less handy)

    debconf

    debian-policy

    lack of shovelware

    the fact that none of these need any single front end meaning remote administration feels much more natural

    deb http://security.debian.org

    apt-get upgrade (thanks to lack of afformentioned frontends)

    in short, lots of little things and the ethos of Debian’s development.


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