Re: Which Linux Distubtion do you use..
- From: BlackTopBum <going.vert@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2006 12:26:10 -0700
Walter Mitty said something like a ...
> All Linux is compiled from source. What do you mean?
Fine question. Some distros are binary-based and others by source.
Source-built systems, e.g. my Gentoo, is compiled for this machine
specifically. Since the code is for this setup, the code can be leaner as
it is not required to be a "One size fits all" install.
> There is rarely much speed improvement to be made by compiling your
> own kernel IMO.
Dunno about your kernels but mine are <1.7 MB with only 5 modules running
and 32 procs at CLI.
You don't skateboard?
What worthwhile thing are you doing !?