[CentOS] How to upgrade GNOME in CentOS?
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Wed Oct 8 14:37:23 UTC 2008
Karanbir Singh wrote:
> Spike Turner wrote:
>> Why not run another distro with the latest and greatest Gnome or Kde
>> if that is what you want? Trying to upgrade a CentOS box will mean you
>> have something else. Its doomed to failure
> fwiw, a garnome build normally works fine anywhere.
I just got my head kicked in offlist by someone who tried this.... so I
want to elaborate a bit : while garnome builds do work fine, they work
fine only for the stuff that you build with it, pretty much everything
else you expect to work with some level of integration into the gnome
environment will break, almost certainly. So dont expect for the entire
'distro' to stay 'together' post gnome-update.
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