[CentOS] redhat vs centos

Wed Nov 2 17:43:17 UTC 2011
Bill Campbell <centos at celestial.com>

On Wed, Nov 02, 2011, Lamar Owen wrote:
>On Tuesday, November 01, 2011 01:46:57 AM Bob Hoffman wrote:
>> Personally I am thinking of staying away from all red hat clones due to 
>> redhat's actions for my own security.
>> The only thing on the horizon I see is ubuntu server as best supported 
>> and up to date.
>There are really two good enterprise-grade alternatives, in my opinion, one free and one not:
>1.) SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES);

We were using that about 5 years ago, and paid Novell a fair amount of
money in their Partner program.  Novell's support was slim to non-existent
leading to our move to CentOS.

Given the recent sale to Attachmate and such, I wouldn't invest any time or
money in SLES.

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