What is the best OS to run on Raspberry Pi?
jluppino 1 year ago
I want to buy a Raspberry Pi mostly to use as a toy, er I mean learning tool, for myself. When you check Wikipedia it lists something like 15 OSes for Raspberry Pi with an indeterminate number of those "in the process of being ported." Yeah, right! The list includes Chrome OS, which as far as I know is a distant dream, so I'll put this one in the questionable Wiki entry category.
From what I understand, although I could be wrong, there are currently only a few functional OS choices, and all are Linux distros, which makes sense. It seems that a version of Debian called Raspbian is the leading choice for an OS. Are there other choices out there, or is Raspbian the way to go for the Raspberry Pi?
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