Linux "equivalent" to freebsd
bidjan at gmail.com
Thu Mar 1 00:47:56 UTC 2007
mailing-lists at msdi.ca wrote:
> Sorry this question is a little off-topic...
> We've been using Freebsd for many years and all of our servers are running
> The only thing that is a pain with freebsd, is poor commercial support :(
> We are running in a situation where a customer needs Zend platform 3
> (http://www.zend.com/products/zend_platform) which won't be available for
> freebsd until the end of the year...
> So I will need to setup a machine with linux.
> I don't know much about linux distributions, could someone recommend one to
> me please.
> We are looking for a platform that will support amd64 extensions, will act
> as a console only server and that has a good way to install ports and
> upgrade. We want something secure and stable. We don't wanna go with Redhat
> or any commercial distribution.
> I really like the cvsup/make install/portupgrade way of dealing with
> software installation and updates and I am looking for something equivalent
> on a linux distribution.
> Could you recommend a distribution you are using in production, we've check
> ubuntu, fedora and Debian, but I wonder what freebsd users recommend...
PGP KeyID: 0xC730A079
Key fingerprint = F626 3C47 02F5 E43C 6620 8A1B E7A8 533B C730 A079
gpg --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys C730A079
Linux is for people who hate Micro$oft. BSD is for people who love Unix ...
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Size: 187 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
Url : http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-questions/attachments/20070301/76b9737d/signature.pgp
More information about the freebsd-questions