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Re: [school-discuss] Ubuntu - Linux for Human Beings

What is most impressive about the Ubuntu project is the efforts the
development team is making to build Free Software infrastructure to
enable the sharing of the best work among all of the major distros.

I'm convinced this project has the potential to take the Free Software
world to a new level of collaboration and efficiency.  Check out:


On Wed, 2005-04-27 at 09:53 -0300, Stephen Downes wrote:
> Yishay Mor wrote:
> > [Forwarded from an unsubscribed address--Doug]
> >
> > yet another CD-bootable disto, Debian based, but with a built-in 
> > installer:
> > http://www.ubuntulinux.org/
> >
> I've heard good things about Ubuntu and have a distro at home ready
> to install. But...
> What do people here think of Ubuntu? How well does it compare with,
> say, Mandrake?
> -- Stephen

Jeffrey Elkner <jeff@xxxxxxxxxx>
Open Book Project <http://ibiblio.org/obp>