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Why I chose Debian

Last update on Oct. 6, 2013.

Why I chose Debian

I chose debian for the base of Kwheezy for many reasons, but ultimately, debian is perfect for building on top of. It's well known that debian is rock solid stable, perhaps even the best tested distro in the GNU/Linux world. It also has a fantastic security team and a repository dedicated to security updates (patches). Debian also has a well designed package management system, so installing, updating and repairing a debian system is a breeze. So it's stable, secure, easy to maintain,  all of which makes it perfect for servers. However, this comes at a cost, and ...

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