Subject: Re:
To: Rakhesh Sasidharan <>
From: Zafer Aydogan <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 08/06/2007 22:55:12
2007/8/6, Rakhesh Sasidharan <>:
> Hi,
> I'm kind of new to NetBSD and would like to try it out.
> I was thinking of installing NetBSD 3.1 but I understand that NetBSD 4.0
> is due any time now. I don't want to go through the hassle of upgrading or
> re-installing so I was hoping to get some suggestions from this list.
> Should I wait a while for NetBSD 4.0 to release (will it be released
> sometime soon) or should I just hop onto NetBSD 3.1 and then upgrade
> later.
> I'll be using the system mainly to learn. Setup a fileserver, webserver,
> email, etc for my domain and also play around with Xen.
> Regards,
> Rakhesh
I would go for 3.1 and upgrade later.
For a new user you will hardly notice a difference between 3.1 and 4.0.

Cheers, Zafer.