freebsd vs. linux - educated opinions wanted

Jerry McAllister jerrymc at
Sat May 17 13:20:17 PDT 2003

> i am looking for educated opinions about the following: 
> i began using linux about 5 years ago, mostly because i had heard of it and 
> was curious and because i found a close friend who was already a couple 
> ...  lots of stuff Xed out.
> these have been swimming around in my head for a while, and i have gotten 
> pretty comfortable with linux, and curiousity has driven me to begin learning 
> freebsd now regardless of the answers.  i am not a hacker or a seasoned *NIX 
> admin though, and would like some better founded opinions that my own :) 

So, just download FreeBSD, install it and use it long enough to get
as used to it as you are of LINUX and then see what you like.  It's
free after all.


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