Knoppix is in!

Kanotix and Knoppix.? Great distros….but not extremely new user friendly to install onto hard disk. However, to be completely fair…many new users are exposed for the first time to Knoppix. So, I’ve decided to include Knoppix in the list of desktop distros for the review. Some may swear and some may cheer…doesn’t matter…knoppix is in. On a different note: I installed kanotix last night and was thoroughly impressed with it. It’s got real potential to develope into a well thought … Continue Reading →


Yoper doesn’t fulfill the bargain…

I gave the latest version of Yoper a try tonight and was not impressed. It’s an extremely different installation.  I was able to get everything installed after a couple of tries to see different options and how they would play out.  However, I could not get either Lilo or Grub to play nice.  I thought that perhaps the media had been messed up (even though md5 checksum was ok) but everything checked out fine.  I tried switching filesystem types because … Continue Reading →