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Re: Root login in rawhide and display managers

Patrice Dumas wrote:
On Thu, Sep 20, 2007 at 06:52:02PM +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
Sure there is. Update policies, lifecycle etc. What applies to RHEL does not necessarily apply to Fedora and vice versa. There are many technical

I use fedora rawhide and centos 4/5, and I don't see many differences,
except of course for the 2 items you mentioned above.

These two are very significant technical differences.

solutions that are done on a routine basis in RHEL that are completely infeasible in Fedora.

An example?

Majority of updates are backported patches to maintain ABI compatibility.

At least there is openmotif. But openmotif, even if it is not OSI
compatible is not that non free.

This is just a side effect of Fedora having it when RHEL 5 was branched and doesn't really make RHEL non-free.


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