OpenMandriva | Review from an openSUSE User

My beginnings of using Linux started in 2002 on Mandrake Linux. I transitioned to full time Linux for my home computer in November of 2003 with Mandrake Linux on a Sony Vaio Laptop. This was my first serious attempt and getting the Winmodem going was… challenging. This is where I really learned to start documenting … Continue reading OpenMandriva | Review from an openSUSE User

Sabayon Linux | Review from an openSUSE User

In my quest to further cement that openSUSE is the greatest Linux distribution ever, I have kicked the tires of yet another Linux Distribution, Sabayon. What Surprised me about this distribution was that it was Gentoo based yet installed very quickly, performed its updates quickly and was configured pretty decently out of the box. I … Continue reading Sabayon Linux | Review from an openSUSE User

Parrot Security OS | Review from an openSUSE User

As part of a BigDaddyLinux Community challenge¬†Parrot Security OS was selected to install and give it a test drive around the block. Parrot OS can be compared partially to Kali Linux in such that they are both Debian Based distributions that are targeted to those in the security and digital forensics profession. The difference with … Continue reading Parrot Security OS | Review from an openSUSE User

ROSA Linux | Review from an openSUSE User

ROSA Linux is an RPM based Linux distribution that was forked from Mandriva Linux. ROSA is a Russian company that is developing a multiple Linux-based solutions of which ROSA Desktop is its flagship product. For their latest version ROSA Fresh R10, they offer Plasma 5, LXQt and curiously, Plasma 4. It is also this weeks … Continue reading ROSA Linux | Review from an openSUSE User