Thought it would be neat for alt-os users to share their stories with one another. Help promote their alt-os of choice... So feel free to answer these questions!
What OS do you run?
CrunchBang!, based on Debian
Why do you run it?
It is the fastest full-featured OS with modern functionality I can get for a PIII.
When did you start using it?
A month ago. Before that, I tried Lubuntu, Fedora LXDE, and half a dozen other OSes.
claws, with plugins.
Audio and video players?
Xine, VLC, and in a few hours (on a different system) XBMC.
Office progs (editors, etc.)?
Leafpad and Abiword.