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Which Unix Do You Use?

Which Unix Based Operating System Do You use? (Random ones chosen)

  • Ubuntu

    Votes: 37 63.8%
  • Mac OS

    Votes: 4 6.9%
  • Kubuntu

    Votes: 6 10.3%
  • Xubuntu

    Votes: 3 5.2%
  • CentOS

    Votes: 1 1.7%
  • RedHat

    Votes: 1 1.7%
  • Fedora

    Votes: 8 13.8%
  • DSL (Damn Small Linux)

    Votes: 3 5.2%
  • OTHER

    Votes: 11 19.0%
  • I use Windows

    Votes: 23 39.7%

  • Total voters
    58
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Northern Arizona
System Name Colourwheel
Processor AMD A8-3870K Black Edition (3.0 GHz Quad core) OC 3.5GHz
Motherboard ASRock A55 PRO3
Cooling Coloured Fans lol and Cooler Masters Vortex Plus
Memory Corsair Vengence 16GB DDR3-1600
Video Card(s) 2GB XFX Radeon HD R7750 Core Edition
Storage 2 x Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB | 2TB Western Digital Caviar Green | 500GB WD Passport EHDD
Display(s) 22" LG Flatron IPS226V
Case ENERMAX OSTROG Black/White
Audio Device(s) Onboard: Realtek ALC892
Power Supply Corsair GS700
Software Windows 8.1 Pro (64-Bit)
Please Post Which Unix Based OS You use :)

Note: Please do not start Flame wars over Mac vs PC or Mac vs Linux...which is lame.. I want to watch out for peoples Safety :)

And Why do you use Unix Based OS?

I use Windows XP (Home, and Media), Windows Vista, Kubuntu, And Ubuntu

I use Ubuntu and Kubuntu because they are awesome and easy to navigate..lol I got my Kubuntu Disk today :)
 
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Location
Pontaic Michigan
System Name The Netbook
Processor Intel Atom n270
Memory 1GB DDR2 533mhz
Video Card(s) Intel G945
Storage 250GB
Display(s) 10.1" LCD
Software Microsoft Windows 7 Starter x86
I'm a Knoppix sort of guy. :D
 
Joined
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Location
Northern Arizona
System Name Colourwheel
Processor AMD A8-3870K Black Edition (3.0 GHz Quad core) OC 3.5GHz
Motherboard ASRock A55 PRO3
Cooling Coloured Fans lol and Cooler Masters Vortex Plus
Memory Corsair Vengence 16GB DDR3-1600
Video Card(s) 2GB XFX Radeon HD R7750 Core Edition
Storage 2 x Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB | 2TB Western Digital Caviar Green | 500GB WD Passport EHDD
Display(s) 22" LG Flatron IPS226V
Case ENERMAX OSTROG Black/White
Audio Device(s) Onboard: Realtek ALC892
Power Supply Corsair GS700
Software Windows 8.1 Pro (64-Bit)
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Location
Metro Manila, Philippines
System Name Zangief (Reborn)
Processor AMD Ryzen R7 1700X @ 3.825ghz , 1.35v
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-AX370 Gaming K7 Rev 1.0 BIOS F10
Cooling Noctua NH-D15 Push / Push Config | 2x ML120 | 2x Phanteks 120 mm
Memory 2x8GB G.Skill Trident Z @ 3200mhz cl 16 @ 1.45v
Video Card(s) Gigabyte Aorus GTX 1080 +100 core / +550 mem
Storage 250 GB Samsung Evo 850 / 1tb WD Black / 4tb WD Blue
Display(s) Acer Predator XB271HU |Asus VX239H 23" AH-IPS Led
Case Phanteks Enthoo Pro M TG
Audio Device(s) On Board Realtek HD / Logitech G633/G933 Gaming Headset
Power Supply Corsair HX750i
Mouse Logitech G903 and G602 Wireless Gaming | Logitech Proteus Core G502
Keyboard Corsair K70 Cherry Red | Corsair K70 RGB MK.2 Cherry Browns
Software Windows 10 Pro x64 (1809)
I use win xp x64, and fedora x64, using fedora to learn more about linux, heh most of the workstations at work run with fedora so... Installed to learn my way around it :D
 

ShadowFold

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Location
Omaha, NE
System Name The ShadowFold Draconis (Ordering soon)
Processor AMD Phenom II X6 1055T 2.8ghz
Motherboard ASUS M4A87TD EVO AM3 AMD 870
Cooling Stock
Memory Kingston ValueRAM 4GB DDR3-1333
Video Card(s) XFX ATi Radeon HD 5850 1gb
Storage Western Digital 640gb
Display(s) Acer 21.5" 5ms Full HD 1920x1080P
Case Antec Nine-Hundred
Audio Device(s) Onboard + Creative "Fatal1ty" Headset
Power Supply Antec Earthwatts 650w
Software Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
Benchmark Scores -❶-❸-❸-❼-
Windows Xp Pro soon to be Windows Vista Ultimate. I'm a gamer :D
 
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Location
Northern Arizona
System Name Colourwheel
Processor AMD A8-3870K Black Edition (3.0 GHz Quad core) OC 3.5GHz
Motherboard ASRock A55 PRO3
Cooling Coloured Fans lol and Cooler Masters Vortex Plus
Memory Corsair Vengence 16GB DDR3-1600
Video Card(s) 2GB XFX Radeon HD R7750 Core Edition
Storage 2 x Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB | 2TB Western Digital Caviar Green | 500GB WD Passport EHDD
Display(s) 22" LG Flatron IPS226V
Case ENERMAX OSTROG Black/White
Audio Device(s) Onboard: Realtek ALC892
Power Supply Corsair GS700
Software Windows 8.1 Pro (64-Bit)
Joined
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Messages
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Processor AMD Ryzen R7 3900X
Motherboard Gigabyte X570 Asrock X570 Taichi
Cooling 2x LL140, 4x LL120 / bequiet! Dark Rock 4
Memory 32GB Corsair Vengence RGB DDR4 (3600 Mhz)
Video Card(s) Red Devil 5700XT
Storage x1 Inland 1TB Nvme, 1x Samsung 860 EVO 1TB, 1x WD 1TB, 1x Crucial MX500 500GB, 1x Sandisk X400 256GB
Display(s) Samsung C32H711
Case Fractal Design Meshify C
Audio Device(s) Onboard
Power Supply Seasonic Prime Titanium 850W
Mouse Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum
Keyboard Logitech G910
Software Windows 10 Pro
I use Xp Pro(32bit). It was my first OS on my first "real" PC. I used Windows 95 for a few months a long time ago, but that PC was ancient with it's 33Mhz CPU! I'm going to give Ubuntu a look after all the stuff heard about it, and seeing a few YouTube videos.
 
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System Name Chronotron
Processor Ryzen 5 1600
Motherboard Gigabyte B450M Aorus AM4 ATX
Cooling Stock Wraith Spire
Memory 2x8gb Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 3000Mhz C15
Video Card(s) XFX RX 580
Storage 500 Samsung 960 Evo Pro M.2, 256 GB Samsung Evo 850, 1TB WD Blue
Display(s) Philips 276E8VJSB 27" 4k IPS
Case NZXT H500i
Power Supply EVGA Supernova 550W G2
Software Win 10 Education / KDE Neon Dual Boot
I use vista really, but had a short stint w/ mythbuntu for an htpc that didn't pan out. I liked the interface a lot though, and will revisit it once I get a tv worthy of messing w/.
 
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Location
Northern Arizona
System Name Colourwheel
Processor AMD A8-3870K Black Edition (3.0 GHz Quad core) OC 3.5GHz
Motherboard ASRock A55 PRO3
Cooling Coloured Fans lol and Cooler Masters Vortex Plus
Memory Corsair Vengence 16GB DDR3-1600
Video Card(s) 2GB XFX Radeon HD R7750 Core Edition
Storage 2 x Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB | 2TB Western Digital Caviar Green | 500GB WD Passport EHDD
Display(s) 22" LG Flatron IPS226V
Case ENERMAX OSTROG Black/White
Audio Device(s) Onboard: Realtek ALC892
Power Supply Corsair GS700
Software Windows 8.1 Pro (64-Bit)
I use vista really, but had a short stint w/ mythbuntu for an htpc that didn't pan out. I liked the interface a lot though, and will revisit it once I get a tv worthy of messing w/.

ha cool
Never heard of Mythbuntu:confused:
 
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Location
Oakland, CA
Processor Intel Xeon E3 1230 v2 @ 3.7Ghz
Motherboard Gigabyte B75M-D3H
Cooling Zalman CNPS 5X, Enermax 120mm intake & 92mm exhaust
Memory GeIL EVO Veloce Series 8GB (2x 4GB) DDR3-1600
Video Card(s) EVGA GTX970 ACX 2.0
Storage 1TB Seagate Hybrid HDD
Display(s) 27" Dell UltraSharp U2713H
Case Rosewill FBM-02
Audio Device(s) Shiit Modi DAC for audio, Asus Zonar DG for mic
Power Supply XION AXP-700K14XE 700W, 80+ Bronze
Software Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Pro
I use Ubuntu for web(I just feel more safe on it), music, video and Gimp. I also use Vista for games
 

Pyeti

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Location
Way down the South of NZ
System Name Magnum
Processor e6500 @ 3.3 (11*300) @ 1.25v
Motherboard GA-EP45-DS3P
Cooling Noctua NH-U9B
Memory 4gig A-Data Extreme 800+
Video Card(s) HIS 5770
Storage 250gig WD + 2 x 1tb WD Green
Display(s) 2 x BenQ E2200HD
Power Supply Corsair VX450w
Software Windows 7
i use the ubuntu varieties mostly. i only hold onto xp for games and some programs that dont have linux versions but everything else i mostly use xubuntu
 

Anunnaki

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Location
Hayward, CA
Processor Intel Core 2 Duo E6400 @ 2.13 GHz
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-EP45-UD3P
Cooling Zalman 9500A
Memory 4 GB Mushkin DDR2 1066
Video Card(s) GeForce 8800 GTS Superclocked
Storage 2x Western Digital 250GB 7200RPM
Display(s) LG L206W 20.1'' LCD
Case XCLIO A380 Full Tower
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeGamer
Power Supply Thermaltake 700W
Software Windows Vista Home Premium
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Messages
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An embedded Linux on my NAS :)

Also, since this is about Unix based OSes, why is everyone listing their Windows version? Besides, how is Unix related to a mac vs PC discussion?
 
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Location
The Pico Mundo Grill
System Name Commercial towing vehicle "Nostromo"
Processor 2700X (4200 MHz)
Motherboard MEG X570 Unify
Cooling Hydro H110i Extreme v2
Memory 2 x 16 GB BL2K16G32C16U4B (3200MHz)
Video Card(s) 2070 Super Gaming X Trio
Storage 980 PRO M2/NVMe (500 GB) - 860 EVO SSD (1 TB) - Red PRO (4 TB)
Display(s) VG248QE / C24G1
Case Lian-Li Test Bench
Audio Device(s) Sound Blaster Z
Power Supply AX 860
Mouse New model MX 518
Keyboard Drevo BladeMaster TE (TKL)
I use Hardy Heron....ever seen the Desktop 3D Cubes that thing can run on a crappy Intel Q963 chipset....try that with any Windows version...and your mother gonna cry....:cry:
 

dannylill1981

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Apr 16, 2008
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Location
Hull United Kingdom
System Name Lenovo S10 Thinkstation
Processor Core 2 Quad Q6600 @2.4Ghz
Motherboard Lenovo/IBM own X38/X48 Chipset
Cooling Standard Intel Cooler With Custom Fan Arrangment
Memory 4GB DDR 3 4x1GB Sticks
Video Card(s) Nvidia 9600GSO 738Mb Midly O/C
Storage 250GB/1TB Sata 300 Hard disks
Display(s) Viewsonic 20" LCD VA2013w 1600x900
Case Lenovo Workstation Case
Audio Device(s) HD sound integrated
Power Supply Lenovo 600W PSU
Software Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Signature Edition
Ubuntu studio 8.04 x64 and Windows Xp Pro x86 dual boot, like ubuntu better than windows but some progs/games i have wont work under wine/cedega, hence why i keep windows xp
 

W1zzard

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Messages
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Processor Core i7-8700K
Memory 32 GB
Video Card(s) RTX 3080
Display(s) 30" 2560x1600 + 19" 1280x1024
Software Windows 10 64-bit
fedora on all our tpu servers
 
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Location
The Pico Mundo Grill
System Name Commercial towing vehicle "Nostromo"
Processor 2700X (4200 MHz)
Motherboard MEG X570 Unify
Cooling Hydro H110i Extreme v2
Memory 2 x 16 GB BL2K16G32C16U4B (3200MHz)
Video Card(s) 2070 Super Gaming X Trio
Storage 980 PRO M2/NVMe (500 GB) - 860 EVO SSD (1 TB) - Red PRO (4 TB)
Display(s) VG248QE / C24G1
Case Lian-Li Test Bench
Audio Device(s) Sound Blaster Z
Power Supply AX 860
Mouse New model MX 518
Keyboard Drevo BladeMaster TE (TKL)
and....all my VMware servers...they are unix like....(proprietary)
 
Joined
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Messages
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System Name My Current Desktop
Processor i7 6700k
Motherboard Gigabyte Z170X-Gaming 7
Cooling Corsair H80i v2
Memory 16GB Kingston HyperX Savage 2666 CL13
Video Card(s) RTX 3090 FE
Storage Samsung 970 EVO 500GB
Display(s) Dell S2716DGR 27" TN 1440p
Case Corsair 760T White
Audio Device(s) Schiit Bifrost2
Power Supply Corsair AX860i
Mouse Razer Basilisk
Keyboard Corsair K70 RGB LUX
Software Win 10 Pro 1903 x64
I use Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Fedora, OpenSUSE, Mandriva.

personally i like the apt based distributions best.

my main unix setup is ubuntu, Compiz-fusion, avant-window-navigator.

im going to start playing with FreeBSD.
 

Ongaku

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Ubuntu, was using it on my old Pentium 4 Dell laptop for a few years because I got sick of Windows. I tried it on my new system but the mobo is cheap and Ubuntu had no graphics support for it :(
 
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System Name My Current Desktop
Processor i7 6700k
Motherboard Gigabyte Z170X-Gaming 7
Cooling Corsair H80i v2
Memory 16GB Kingston HyperX Savage 2666 CL13
Video Card(s) RTX 3090 FE
Storage Samsung 970 EVO 500GB
Display(s) Dell S2716DGR 27" TN 1440p
Case Corsair 760T White
Audio Device(s) Schiit Bifrost2
Power Supply Corsair AX860i
Mouse Razer Basilisk
Keyboard Corsair K70 RGB LUX
Software Win 10 Pro 1903 x64
run an update and see if the new kernel has support for it.
 
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Location
Northern Arizona
System Name Colourwheel
Processor AMD A8-3870K Black Edition (3.0 GHz Quad core) OC 3.5GHz
Motherboard ASRock A55 PRO3
Cooling Coloured Fans lol and Cooler Masters Vortex Plus
Memory Corsair Vengence 16GB DDR3-1600
Video Card(s) 2GB XFX Radeon HD R7750 Core Edition
Storage 2 x Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB | 2TB Western Digital Caviar Green | 500GB WD Passport EHDD
Display(s) 22" LG Flatron IPS226V
Case ENERMAX OSTROG Black/White
Audio Device(s) Onboard: Realtek ALC892
Power Supply Corsair GS700
Software Windows 8.1 Pro (64-Bit)
Joined
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450 (0.09/day)
Location
Northern Arizona
System Name Colourwheel
Processor AMD A8-3870K Black Edition (3.0 GHz Quad core) OC 3.5GHz
Motherboard ASRock A55 PRO3
Cooling Coloured Fans lol and Cooler Masters Vortex Plus
Memory Corsair Vengence 16GB DDR3-1600
Video Card(s) 2GB XFX Radeon HD R7750 Core Edition
Storage 2 x Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB | 2TB Western Digital Caviar Green | 500GB WD Passport EHDD
Display(s) 22" LG Flatron IPS226V
Case ENERMAX OSTROG Black/White
Audio Device(s) Onboard: Realtek ALC892
Power Supply Corsair GS700
Software Windows 8.1 Pro (64-Bit)
Joined
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System Name Chronotron
Processor Ryzen 5 1600
Motherboard Gigabyte B450M Aorus AM4 ATX
Cooling Stock Wraith Spire
Memory 2x8gb Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 3000Mhz C15
Video Card(s) XFX RX 580
Storage 500 Samsung 960 Evo Pro M.2, 256 GB Samsung Evo 850, 1TB WD Blue
Display(s) Philips 276E8VJSB 27" 4k IPS
Case NZXT H500i
Power Supply EVGA Supernova 550W G2
Software Win 10 Education / KDE Neon Dual Boot
ha cool
Never heard of Mythbuntu:confused:

Mythtv is a linux front-end that handles tv recording and all around media center purposes. Mythbuntu is basically just ubuntu w/ mythtv already installed, providing the back-end as well and other features that come w/ a full os if needed. I heard about it and had some extra stuff lying around so I gave it a shot. Liked the interface and proposed capabilities, unfortunately my tv is too old to have anything resembling image quality on it, so I've abandoned it for now. :(
 

Wile E

Power User
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Oct 1, 2006
Messages
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System Name The ClusterF**k
Processor 980X @ 4Ghz
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-EX58-UD5 BIOS F12
Cooling MCR-320, DDC-1 pump w/Bitspower res top (1/2" fittings), Koolance CPU-360
Memory 3x2GB Mushkin Redlines 1600Mhz 6-8-6-24 1T
Video Card(s) Evga GTX 580
Storage Corsair Neutron GTX 240GB, 2xSeagate 320GB RAID0; 2xSeagate 3TB; 2xSamsung 2TB; Samsung 1.5TB
Display(s) HP LP2475w 24" 1920x1200 IPS
Case Technofront Bench Station
Audio Device(s) Auzentech X-Fi Forte into Onkyo SR606 and Polk TSi200's + RM6750
Power Supply ENERMAX Galaxy EVO EGX1250EWT 1250W
Software Win7 Ultimate N x64, OSX 10.8.4
I use Win XP, Vista HP x64, Fedora 9, and OS X.5. I use OS X just because I like it a lot, Fedora because I like to tinker, and Windows for compatibility.
 
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