[CentOS] The delays on CentOS 5.6 are causing EPEL incompatibilities
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Mon Mar 21 23:03:15 UTC 2011
Am 21.03.2011 15:34, schrieb compdoc:
>>> Not just Oracle. Novell is actively pursuing Red Hat customers and
>>> offering to support their Red Hat installations cheaper than Read Hat
>>> does. I know a large international technology company which buys RHEL
>>> licenses only for the first year and then switches to Novell for support
>>> after that.
>> Does Novell provide their own updates (RHEL rebuilds) or how does this
>> exactly work ? I doubt Novell can redistribute RHEL binaries in this case.
> RHEL and opensuse are different - defferent kernels, different config files
> and slightly different locations for some config files.
> It's not like one is a drop in replacement for the other, so it doesn't make
> sense to me that a business would buy RHEL support and then switch to
With all respect, it is even strange to compare RHEL and OpenSUSE
because OpenSUSE is for SUSE what Fedora is for RHEL (fast lifecycle,
community driven/influenced development platform for the SLES product,
which costs for subscriptions as well).
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