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Arjun Shastry
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Has any rancher tried Slackware?How is it interms of performace,GUI etc?I am thinking of installing on my laptop.
 
Albert M
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Originally posted by Arjun Shastry:
Has any rancher tried Slackware?How is it interms of performace,GUI etc?


I have tried both Slackware 9.1 and 10.0. After the default installation, it is much faster than Suse or Fedora. However, the speed of Linux is also very dependent on the desktop you choose. Gnome and KDE have much less performance than lightweights like IceWM or Fluxbox.

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Arjan
 
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