[svlug] Red Hat and the ISVs?
svlug_spam at johnmc.org
Mon Nov 10 13:08:46 PST 2003
On the 10th day of November, M. Drew Streib said to me:
> Not to start a religious war... but years of experience in a community
> built distribution,
This is all good for people starting afresh, but for those with Red Hat
experience and a truck load of Red Hat systems, it's not such a selling
> excellent packaging standards for contributed material, and religiously
> maintained security updates.
Again, Joe Schmoe has several Red Hat systems and considerable experience
with RPM, why should he throw all that out and learn the intricacies of
> A community-built distribution is more than the sum of a few contributed
Agreed. Still, I'd give Fedora a chance before dismissing it wholesale.
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