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The Best Linux Distros

The Best Linux Distros
On this page you will find the best Linux distros for various purposes. We've taken the effort to categorize them and picked only those we believe to be the best ones and which will most likely be useful to you. One of the most popular general-use distributions with one of the largest selections of software. Based on: Debian The most cutting-edge general-use distribution on a 6-month release cycle. It's cutting edge in two ways: new versions of software, and it uses new software before other distributions use them. A stable, general-use distribution for everyone that excels in enterprise environments. openSUSE includes a few different defaults such as it's package manager and the KDE desktop environment. One of the most stable and best Linux distros in existence, with a large selection of software. A highly-customized distribution that includes many features out-of-the-box that other distributions do not, including codecs. An extremely minimal distro which you can build up yourself.

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Five Best Linux Distributions Nah Gnome will run on anything even old beaters like that it will just look like it did in the early days with most of the extras disabled if they were even enabled to start with. Can't say about Unity I have religously avoided it and anything to do with it after the first hour of using it and hating it. But for a lighter weight and good looking interface I am very partial to xfce and I actually prefer it to gnome and KDE in a lot of ways. Is there a distro with that as its default interface?

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