Why are there so many Linux distros?

Posted by Scott_Ruecker on Feb 10, 2011 7:47 PM EDT
TechRadar UK; By Graham Morrison
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There are two great questions in life that people struggle to answer. The first is why we're here, and the second is why there are so many different Linux distributions. A Linux distribution, for the uninitiated, is the stack of software, configuration tools and desktop environments, all bound to the Linux kernel, that go together to make the entire operating system, which most of us call Linux.

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A whole article just to say tracyanne 26 908 Feb 11, 2011 3:03 PM

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