I'm a Linux USER at work but not too versed on sysadmin. I tried Mandriva and BSD in addition to Ubuntu and the support and dedication of the community, as well as the ease of installation and use, are a big plus to me.
Hope this helps, and note those are the only non-Windows OSes I have tried to install, so my sample size is very limited.
I like computer programming because it's like Legos for the mind.
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