[CentOS-devel] Why not a fusion between CentOS and SL?

Thu Mar 24 18:20:42 UTC 2011
seth vidal <skvidal at fedoraproject.org>

On Thu, 2011-03-24 at 13:48 -0400, Lamar Owen wrote:
> On Thursday, March 24, 2011 01:01:11 pm Dag Wieers wrote:
> > Well, you had plenty, RPMforge, FreshRPMS, ATrpms, NewRPMS, PlanetCCMA, 
> > and many many more. That was before something like Fedora Extras existed.
> It was even before Fedora the distribution existed; you of course had the fedora.us repository.....
> But I distinctly remember using a mix of the above with Red Hat Linux 9, and prior, using apt-rpm (and by hand before apt-rpm existed), before Seth tackled the problem yum solved really well.

The first release of yum was used for rhl 7.1/.2/.3

Just to get things into proper perspective.