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Author hunterm
Full name Hunter Matthews
Date 2003-11-18 14:03:29 PST
Message Nurtz.

Frank, I'll try and get a FC1 machine here installed in the next
couple of days to play with.



On Tue, 2003-11-18 at 17:00, Frank Sweetser wrote:
> I just started tinkering around with a fedora core box, and it looks like
> supporting it will take a few changes. Some would argue that since fedora
> supports other repositories (most notably yum) that the up2date server is no
> longer needed, but I think it's still worth it.
>
> Anyway, the two big differences I've found so far are that 1) it no longer
> identifies itself as redhat-release, but instead fedora-release, and 2) the
> version number has been restarted back to "1", which would be a problem if it
> weren't for point 1). This means that channels will have to be expanded to
> include the operating_system field, and the server will have to match on that
> as well as the arch and os_release fields.
>
> Any thoughts?
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First impressions of fedora as client Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> 2003-11-18 14:00:23 PST
     Re: First impressions of fedora as client hunterm Hunter Matthews 2003-11-18 14:03:29 PST
         Re: First impressions of fedora as client Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> 2003-11-21 06:02:31 PST
             Re: First impressions of fedora as client hunterm Hunter Matthews 2003-11-21 06:19:54 PST
                 Re: First impressions of fedora as client Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> 2003-11-21 06:27:51 PST
             Re: First impressions of fedora as client Sebastien BLAISOT <sebastien at blaisot dot org> Sebastien BLAISOT <sebastien at blaisot dot org> 2003-11-21 06:19:57 PST
                 Re: First impressions of fedora as client Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> 2003-11-21 06:28:31 PST
                     Re: First impressions of fedora as client hunterm Hunter Matthews 2003-11-21 06:55:55 PST
     Re: First impressions of fedora as client Sebastien BLAISOT <sebastien at blaisot dot org> Sebastien BLAISOT <sebastien at blaisot dot org> 2003-11-19 00:44:02 PST
         Re: First impressions of fedora as client Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> 2003-11-19 05:26:37 PST
             Re: First impressions of fedora as client Sebastien BLAISOT <sebastien at blaisot dot org> Sebastien BLAISOT <sebastien at blaisot dot org> 2003-11-19 05:49:24 PST
                 Re: First impressions of fedora as client Sebastien BLAISOT <sebastien at blaisot dot org> Sebastien BLAISOT <sebastien at blaisot dot org> 2003-11-19 05:51:20 PST
                 Re: First impressions of fedora as client Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> Frank Sweetser <fs at WPI dot EDU> 2003-11-19 05:59:37 PST
         Re: First impressions of fedora as client hunterm Hunter Matthews 2003-11-19 09:38:22 PST
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