Mandrake 7.1 vs Mandrake 7.2 ?

Mandrake 7.1 vs Mandrake 7.2 ?

Post by Joseph T. Adam » Sat, 24 Mar 2001 08:14:12

: What are the major differences ?

: Which do you like better ?

IMO 7.1 was considerably more polished and stable, in my experience at
least, but it included what now seem like horribly outdated versions
of everything, even though they were pretty current at the time of its

I expect a new distro today to have kernel 2.4.x, glibc 2.2 or later,
XFree86 4.02 or later, a *working* gcc, KDE 2.1, and a very recent
version of Gnome.  SuSE 7.1 has all these, as will Mandrake 8.0, to
the best of my knowledge.