> } I am thinking of using linux on my PC and would like to know of an
> } experiences anyone has had with it. Is it good or bad, can it emulate DOS
> It's great. At the moment, the kernel is at v1.1, patchlevel ~37 or so --
> but you don't want to go that far yet.
> Get the Slackware distribution from one of the main Linux sites
> (monu1.cc.monash.edu.au:/pub/linux is one) -- also read the comp.os.linux
> groups and the FAQs therefrom.
> Slackware is simple to install and set up, and worked first time for me.
Can you tell me how does upgrades works? Would upgrading from a release to
another be very difficult?