Dave at the fullmetalgerbil weblog has this
five reasons why he prefers Slackware over Ubuntu. "Really, when I thought about doing this I wondered if I could come up with five reasons but now I'm sure I could go on much longer. Slackware is the oldest existing Linux distribution and it didn't get to being around this long by being sub par. There's a general consensus that the post install configuration of Slackware may be a bit too challenging for beginners, but I think anyone who can read a copy of the Slackbook and use a Slackware forum if need be would be able to do it. Believe me, it's worth the initial effort and like Trent of the Linux Critic says-once you go slack, you never go back.
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