"The Nusphere installation CD supports Windows, Unix, and Linux versions that include Slackware 7.0 as well as Red Hat 6.1, 6.2 and 7.0. Linux installation is done via a browser, which need not run on the target machine. Both easy and custom installation options are offered, along with a choice of installation directories. This results in an instantly pre-configured development environment, albeit one with non-standard file locations. For this reason, Nusphere MySQL is probably more appropriate for development machines than production servers."
"In addition to the 3.23.32 version of MySQL -- one that Nusphere staff made significant contributions to -- the package contains Apache 1.3.14 (with optional SSL), Perl 5.6, and PHP 4.04, all latest versions as of January 2001. It also includes Webmin 0.84, a Web-based system administration tool that will appeal to Linux newbies."