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How many operating systems is too many?

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kSquared

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Apparently, 117 isn't enough for this guy, who's used grub (the LILO successor) to round out his boot-loading screen. I know Linux is cool and all, but does anyone reeeeally need ninety-plus distros of it? :)
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How often does he use each? Most distros are really similair with minor changes like package management and file system layout.

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Some people have too much time to devote to their obsessive compulsive hobbies.

At least having that many distros would be more useful than building this RAID setup. [wink]

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How often does he use each? Most distros are really similair with minor changes like package management and file system layout.

Like I said, I doubt he uses the majority of them on a regular basis. It's more of a "hey, that's nifty" thing than an actual setup that anyone would use (at least, you'd hope so!).

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At least having that many distros would be more useful than building this RAID setup. [wink]

That's awesome! Nothing like backing up everything to floppy... ;)

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