As for Etch, if you've installed *buntu, you can install Debian Etch. In fact, Debian may have found a new home or two or three.
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You know, I think I can get used to running Debian GNU/Linux. In fact, these boxes now running it used to run SUSE and Ubuntu primarily. Now it's Debian and Ichthux. I've got to test out this PCLinuxOS thing yet, but so far, I can see Debian Etch becoming my primary OS for the foreseeable future. If I sound a bit like a new Debian convert, I won't deny it. Still, it takes a little time to get used to a new distro, and we'll see how this plays out. If you have tried out Debian Etch, let me know what you like and/or dislike about it.