[CentOS] OFF TOPIC -> (Re: Getting ready for CentOS 5.4

Tru Huynh tru at centos.org
Wed Apr 1 08:44:35 UTC 2009

On Tue, Mar 31, 2009 at 10:01:29PM -0500, Les Mikesell wrote:
> Bill Campbell wrote:
> >
> >> Les has been around a long time and certainly is knowledgeable about
> >> many forms of UNIX, Linux, Windows and OS X. He seems to enjoy fomenting
> >> discussions about what it is that Red Hat does in general that doesn't
> >> suit him but given CentOS philosophy to track upstream as closely as
> >> possible, there is no possibility that it will the distribution that
> >> will totally satisfy his wants.
> >>
> >> I see Ubuntu doing much the same things as Fedora and that probably
> >> won't be as much of a change as he had hoped but c'est la vie. What he
> >> actually wants is a distribution that flips the middle finger to all GPL
> >> & Free License restrictions, comes with proprietary video drivers,
> >> codecs, Sun Java, Adobe stuff, with the latest versions of most
> >> everything but is stable. I hope that he finds it.
> > 
> > Mac OS X?
> Actually that's what I run at home but it's not a great server and Apple 
> gives you plenty of reasons to hate them too.


this is now completely off topic...

Tru Huynh (mirrors, CentOS-3 i386/x86_64 Package Maintenance)
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