[CentOS] Will CentOS 6's upstream be based on Fedora 10?

Kevin Krieser k_krieser at sbcglobal.net
Wed Jul 30 14:50:25 UTC 2008

I read this question as being Will RHEL 6 be based on Fedora 10?

On 7/30/08 9:45 AM, "Rudi Ahlers" <Rudi at SoftDux.com> wrote:

> Kanwar Ranbir Sandhu wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> The subject says it all.  I'm asking because I've found Fedora 9 to be
>> buggy as hell - it is one of the worst Fedora releases I've ever used
>> (and I've been using it since Fedora Core 1).  I'm putting up with it
>> for my work laptop, but it's not fun. :(
>> My main home machine is still on Fedora Core 6 and will stay there until
>> CentOS 6 comes out.  I don't want to use CentOS 5 because it's upstream
>> is based on Fedora Core 6, and I want something new!  When CentOS 6
>> hits, I will be using it for my work laptop.
>> I might just keep Fedora for home my machine. I haven't decided yet if I
>> want to move up to Fedora 10 or CentOS 6.
>> Regards,
>> Ranbir
> Not likely. Fedora Core is a different branch than CentOS, and it has a
> lot of different stuff (ideas, software, etc) which CentOS doesn't have.
> CentOS is mainly based on the Red Hat Enterprise branch.

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