> It seems to me that all comments of revolved around OpenBSD & Redhat.
> Purely as a point of curiosity for myself, I'd like to hear people's
> opinions on the Slackware and Debian versions that ship.
> What about the various "pure" Unix systems vs. Linux versions.
I've installed IRIX, Solaris, Linux, and HP-UX. They all are similar in
their requirement for tweaking with a security eye. Never install one
unless it's either behind a severe firewall or (preferred) in
stand-alone until you have the minor flavor specific holes and/or
UNIX - Not just for vestal *s anymore
Linux - Choice of a GNU generation