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RE: Your opinion please - no flame wars !
> I would like to know the opinions from Linux users on different
> distributions, based on just the one criteria :
> Ease of installation for the new person;
> New person's profile can be taken as a person who gets a Linux
> distribution CD and he is on hos own and wants to install it and use it.
> At the most he has been using windoze on a desktop with M$office and IE
> or Netscape for his mail and browsing.
> Hence, the question, to be answered, can be :
> In your opinion, which distribution of Linux would be easiest for a
> newbie to switch-over to Linux ?
[Kapoor, Nishikant] I have installed Slackware, Redhat, TurboLinux
and Caldera. Caldera seems to have come up with a fancy installation
interface in their latest release (eDesktop 2.4) but I would still pick
Redhat for its simple installation interface and the support for a wide
range of devices.