[svlug] FUD: Are Linux Users Sloppy?
bj at netaxs.com
Wed May 3 23:37:07 PDT 2000
On Wed, 3 May 2000, Prasanth Kumar wrote:
>In the current version of RedHat Linux, they no longer install inetd with
>the workstation install so most of the services are not running by default.
On Wed, 3 May 2000, Dan Copeland wrote:
> RedHat has changed significantly with 6.2. IIRC, the default
>workstation install doesn't run inetd. The default server install no
>longer contains XFree86, which I take issue with, but I digress. The
>point is that Red Hat seems to be tired of the 'boatload of unnecessary
>services' complaint and doing something about it. I think it's great
>for the newbies (generally the ones who'd pick a stock workstation
That's good to hear. Thanks for updating me, as I haven't heard that
much about 6.2.
I would tend to disagree with you about X on a server, but that's
another argument. :)
>Ever heard of .cshrc?
That's a city in Bosnia. Right?
(Discussion in comp.os.linux.misc on the intuitiveness of commands.)
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