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== Frugalware fundamentally different? ==
''Arch is a fundamentally different system, being installed as a minimal base environment and expanded with pacman according to the user's choices and needs. Frugalware is installed from a DVD, with default software choices and desktop environment chosen for the user already.''
I am pretty sure that some time ago I installed Frugalware from a CD (250 MB or so) and got a minimal base environment that I expanded with Pacman according to my choices and needs. --[[User:Markus00000|Markus00000]] 16:23, 1 November 2011 (EDT)
== Style consistency ==
Some distro use bullet points while others do not. Make all of the bullet will make this page more consistency. -- [[User:Fengchao|Fengchao]] ([[User talk:Fengchao|talk]]) 00:45, 8 June 2012 (UTC)
== Mandriva -> Mageia? ==
Should we compare Arch to [http://distrowatch.com/table.php?distribution=mandriva Mandriva] or to [http://distrowatch.com/table.php?distribution=mageia Mageia]? The latter is more popular and is has been inclued in [http://distrowatch.com/dwres.php?resource=major Top Ten Distributions] Distrowatch list in place of Mandriva. -- [[User:Karol|Karol]] ([[User talk:Karol|talk]]) 00:38, 19 October 2012 (UTC)
==<s> The *BSDs </s> ==
''...along with a similar init framework...''
I'm no expert on *BSDs, but weren't initscripts similar to *BSDs' init system? Now we have systemd...
: Fixed. Close. -- [[User:Fengchao|Fengchao]] ([[User talk:Fengchao|talk]]) 01:30, 22 December 2013 (UTC)
==<s> i386 </s> ==
''[Moved from the main article. -- [[User:Kynikos|Kynikos]] ([[User talk:Kynikos|talk]]) 02:14, 8 June 2013 (UTC)]''
Has not Linus deprecated i386 from the kernel now? --[[User:Gm5729|Gm5729]]
: One i386 is removed. For debian, i386 has different meaning.
: " Despite the architecture name "i386", support for actual 80386 processors (and their clones) was dropped with the Sarge (r3.1) release of Debian" See [http://www.debian.org/releases/stable/i386/ch02s01.html.en here].
:--[[User:Fengchao|Fengchao]] ([[User talk:Fengchao|talk]]) 01:35, 22 December 2013 (UTC)

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