[CentOS] Newer GNOME than base release

MHR mhullrich at gmail.com
Tue Jun 10 19:24:17 UTC 2008

On Tue, Jun 10, 2008 at 12:12 PM, nate <centos at linuxpowered.net> wrote:
> What would you expect? CentOS is based off of RHEL, which tries to
> stick to older more stable/tested software. Your using the wrong
> distribution if you want the latest and greatest.
> Use Ubuntu, Fedora, or something else.
> As a casual user I'm happy with the gnome that comes with my Debian
> Etch install which seems to be somewhere around 2.14-2.16, and whatever
> version comes with Ubuntu 7.10(haven't turned that laptop on in a couple
> of months).
> Really, what did you expect? Do you expect folks out there to constantly
> build the latest & greatest for a "stable" distribution that consists
> primarily of users that don't want the latest & greatest (which is why
> they use that distribution in the first place).

Dunno - a good answer, like yours?

Thanks (seriously).


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