Linux for freebsd admins

Norberto Meijome freebsd at
Fri Jul 11 13:16:08 UTC 2008

On Fri, 11 Jul 2008 13:54:55 +0200
"Ross Cameron" <ross.cameron at> wrote:

> On Fri, Jul 11, 2008 at 1:51 PM, RW <fbsd06 at> wrote:
> >
> > Try Gentoo  
> Personally I find Gentoo too temperamental and a pain in the rear,... but

I'll have to agree here... first i thought, cool, you can customise most
things, build packages ala bsd... but it just was borked enough to really don't
make much sense. ( and no, i'm not really a linux newbie, started using
slackware in '95).

I've stuck to centos since then - v reliable when i can't use fbsd. and quite
easy to remove or not install ui.
{Beto|Norberto|Numard} Meijome

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