[svlug] RH dependencies, not using up2date

Rafael Skodlar,,, raffi at linwin.com
Tue Jul 30 21:57:11 PDT 2002


On Tue, Jul 30, 2002 at 12:00:26PM -0700, Drew Bertola wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 30, 2002 at 12:09:16AM -0700, Rafael Skodlar,,, wrote:
> > On Mon, Jul 29, 2002 at 11:01:37PM -0700, Drew Bertola wrote:
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> 
> > At the same time I'm very happy to read your (late) news about you
> > being able to solve all problems with RPMs. I have my doubts about
> > that and will use my right to express my opinions just like you do,
> > but obviously we have different views.
> 
> I guess you're mistaking something you "read somewhere" with something
> I wrote.  I never touched the subject of RPMs.

Pay attention. URLs again from one of my previous posts:

http://linuxtoday.com/news_story.php3?ltsn=2002-06-17-005-26-OP-SW
http://www.distrowatch.com/article-rpm.php
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> 
> > They could provide a decent tool (something Debian provides for
> > example) for automatic access to bug fixes without asking for more
> > money. Instead they torture you through ever changing location to
> > errata on their website so you can't write a simple script to
> > retrive the code.
> 
> I agree.  I hate RHN / and the RH update tool.  There are alternatives
> in the works.  For now:
> 

You HATE the tool? I don't. I just don't like it's price model. I don't
hate RH either. I started losing my patience with their product and RPMs
since 7.0. That's all I wanted to say throughout the whole thread.

There are things to hate other than a Linux distributor.

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