I went through 5-10 distros in all after that, maybe once a year Id give it another shot. I tried RedHat again, Fedora, Gentoo, Mandrake, Debian, Gentoo again, and then Ubuntu
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Last week, I installed Ubuntu 7.10, Gutsy Gibbon. I also had an epiphany that the names of Ubuntu releases are in alphabetical order (Dapper, Edgy, Feisty, Gutsy) and I was no longer confused. Hooray.
The verdict: Weve come a long way. Installation not only took minutes, but found all of my hardware without trouble, including enabling all 3D functions of my graphics card and detecting an obscure USB WiFi adapter. I am impressed thus far.