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R P Herrold herrold at owlriver.com
Tue Aug 5 18:44:04 UTC 2008

On Tue, 5 Aug 2008, Kenneth Porter wrote:

> On Tuesday, August 05, 2008 12:43 PM -0500 Jerry Amundson 
> <jamundso at gmail.com> wrote:
>> https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging/DistTag
> Some interesting text at the bottom of that page, justifying exclusion of 
> RPMForge's disttags:

> Is not RHEL (and, by extension, CentOS) a cherry-picked snapshot of Fedora? 
> Will the next RHEL not be some slice of Fedora? If RHEL comes from Fedora, 
> then at some point in time the current RHEL will need to be upgradable to 
> some extraction of Fedora.

Please let foreign project practices not be argued here. ... 
again ... for what seems like the 20th time.

Fedora has its views, and RPMForge its.  Neither is CentOS. 
CentOS just replicates an upstream's free bits.  ONCE 
RELEASED.  No sense in reading tea leaves here.

-- Russ herrold

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