[CentOS] Wherefore whitebox?

Karanbir Singh mail-lists at karan.org
Mon Oct 17 09:41:22 UTC 2005

Greg Knaddison wrote:
> On 10/12/05, Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org> wrote:
>>Benjamin Smith wrote:
>>>I'm a recent convert from WBEL. My biggest concern with CentOS is that the
>>>community here seems to want to be more than a recompile of RHEL.
>>The base distro is nothing more than a recompile - there is no reason
>>why you should have any reasons to doubt that [1].
> Not to get into it again, but when you say "nothing more than a
> recompile" that's just begging for me to point it out:
> CentOS does modify and add a variety of packages.  These are either because

Agreed, Details for CentOS4 at 

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