[svlug] Red Hat pulls plugs on Red Hat Linux product line

J C Lawrence claw at kanga.nu
Tue Nov 4 13:14:16 PST 2003


On Tue, 4 Nov 2003 13:10:30 -0800 
David E Weekly <david at weekly.org> wrote:

> Kim, As far as I understand it, Fedora is a wholesale update of RedHat
> 9. It simply won't be available in boxes at Fry's and you can't buy
> support for it. There will be automatic updates, everything will still
> be RPM'ed, and it should be possible to upgrade to Fedora from
> previous versions of RedHat.

In short, Fedora is an attempt to clone Debian without bothering to pick
up the design traits that make Debian so attractive and useful.

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