OT: Corel Linux (hijacked from Re: Chrome on Ubuntu)

Mark Haney mhaney at ercbroadband.org
Wed Jun 10 14:44:33 UTC 2009

Chan Chung Hang Christopher wrote:
>> meio OT
>> Corel Linux was one the first I ever tried.
>> It was pretty co0l, what with wordperfect and corel photopaint in there.
>> Unfortunately, as I recall, I couldn't get it to access the internet, or 
>> something.
> Huh?
>> That was back in 2000, or something.
> Yeah...around that time.
>> I ended up settling in with red hat and used that (-> fedora) for about 
>> 8 years, before moving to ubuntu, then pclinuxos, then back to ubuntu 
>> for all my laptops and debian on all my desktops machines.
> OpenSolaris is increasingly looking good. One day I might take the 
> plunge and use OpenSolaris at home and not just at work.
> Enough from me now.
There is a linux distro that is built around the Solaris kernel.  I
don't recall the name at the moment, but a Google search would probably
turn it up.

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