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Where can I find which distros have GNOME as the default desktop manager? Personaly I don't need a comprehensive list.

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Fedora, Debian, and a lot of Debian-based distros (like Ubuntu, Linux Mint, OpenSuse) have got GNOME as the default desktop manager.

Also, there is a list of the distributions with GNOME avalible on distrowatch.

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