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Re: Fedora Server Spin

On Saturday 13 January 2007 11:49, Olivier Galibert wrote:
> No, that's a minimal install.  A server spin installs the "fedora
> selection" of servers to do usual server tasks, which probably means
> things like http/https/webdav, web caching, ftpd, ldap, mail, DB, etc.
> A minimal install is an install that is good enough to boot the
> system, log on it and install what you really need, but is not in
> practice usable by itself.

Perhaps you're missing the sublty between what is the "default" install when 
you just click next/next/next, and what is ON the server CD.  The spin == 
whats in the CD, and a define "default" install.  By "default" we would like 
to not make any assumptions about what kind of server the user wants to run, 
so we don't install any.  However we include them in the spin, so that they 
could CHOOSE to have certain things during the install, to go beyond 
the "default" install.

Jesse Keating
Release Engineer: Fedora

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