We did the thinking for you
Linux is incredible and can be what you want it to be. The idea of distros is just what others think is the best combination of software for the user's experience. We chose what we think will get you started, but if you don't like em, you can change them to suit your need. We even gave you an easier way to do so.
CNS is a non-intrusive measure to aid in customizing and setting up your system. It runs when you need it to, no system processes or applications to eat your processes while you try to work.