From: Chris Olson (
Subject: Why Debian?
Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2002 12:32:34 -0600
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pointing Google to "why debian" gets some cool stuff to read:,

[RM adds: Please see also Karsten Self's wiki topic on the subject, . Also:,,

Martin "joey" Schulze also has a set of pages comparing and contrasting Debian with the Red Hat distribution: