[svlug] RH dependencies, not using up2date

Marc MERLIN marc_news at merlins.org
Mon Jul 29 18:27:54 PDT 2002


On Mon, Jul 29, 2002 at 01:38:26PM -0700, Joe Brenner wrote:
> You're certainly not the only person to run into problems
> with RedHat.  I've had a number of gripes with them myself
> over the past several years... in addition to "RPM hell", 
> I think they have a tendency to push alpha-quality code on
> newbies, for the sake of claiming a new "feature" before
> anyone else.

They may have done this here and there, but they'll also keep repeating that
.0 versions aren't for machines you care about.

Marc
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