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gonna give slackware a try, any suggestions?

Easy Rhino

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#1
im bored so im trying out all sorts of linux flavors. slackware looks promising. any users have suggestions on what to expect?
 

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#2
i found it watered down personally but its fast. so its a trade off less drivers for fast machine. that and the code base is weird so commands have a bigger curve
 

Easy Rhino

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Memory 6x4 GB @ 1333 | 2x 8G Gskill Aegis DDR4 2400
Video Card(s) Nvidia GT 210 | Nvidia GTX 970 FTW+
Storage 4x2 TB Enterprise RAID5 |Corsair mForce nvme 250G
Display(s) N/A | Dell 27" 1440p 8bit GSYNC
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#3
i found it watered down personally but its fast. so its a trade off less drivers for fast machine. that and the code base is weird so commands have a bigger curve
good to know. i really just need drivers for the nvidia card and the onboard sound card. im sure the NIC will work out of the box.