RE: "Clear linux"
2020-02-09 by: firstname.lastname@example.org
From: email@example.com ------------------------------------------------------ I have stack HP servers all CentOS, and real stable. I have been = running Redhat/CentOS sense Mike help me move=20 customers from a couple of server in Florida to he had started a nice = little business. That was 1999=E2=80=A6. =20 All my support call from Windows customers, so I have been running = Windows desktop, W10 now and MS-office.. =20 MS-surface for the laser cutter and my table is the 3D Printer head. I = tried Linux then but Windows is the software the=20 I find support for them..=20 =20 Dr.D =20 From: firstname.lastname@example.org =20 Sent: Sunday, February 9, 2020 10:25 AM To: email@example.com Subject: Re: [chugalug] "Clear linux" =20 Stability is why I started using Linux a long long time ago. It IS = important. Digressing:=20 I've become the grumpy old skool Debian guy. I'll put Linux Mint = w/Cinnamon on various desktops at work for normal people, partially = because Phil likes and uses it, and I like it enough. If I put "plank" ( = a small dock) on a bare clean machine with a terminal, firefox, chrome, = vlc, gimp.. I can't tell if I'm on my Mac, or one of my Linux systems. = For my desktop usage, it doesn't matter. On servers and devices: Debian = except for a few odd VoIP things. In which case Ubuntu's been the only = way I can get T38FAX to work well. Some bizarre dependencies. As I = rebuild/upgrade some things at work, I think everything but the fax = servers will go straight Debian. One of my reasons is Debian support for = ARM. Both at ring-u and for some personal projects, got a few (< 1k = though) ARM boxen running, It also seems to change less that whatever = new kick Ubuntu is on this year.=20 If Debian means I gotta re-build/re-install servers every 2-3 years, = that also means I have to make sure the code/systems stay maintainable = and re-installable on new systems. Not always a bad thing. And as Dave = Brockman reminded me/us: There is also an LTS support option..=20 February 9, 2020 9:05 AM, "Wil Wade" wrote: I tried it recently on my laptop. It lasted about one hour. It was = really unstable, which is opposite of its stated best parts about it! On Sat, Feb 8, 2020, 7:49 PM wrote: I saw this: = https://www.techradar.com/news/intel-clear-linux-is-a-distro-that-outperf= orms-windows-10-and-ubuntu-on-cheap-amd-hardware Which made me go looking. https://clearlinux.org/