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Re: Debian snuggles up to Fedora?



You know something that stands out as clearly incorrect about this
article is "Progeny may have provided the catalyst needed to create a
distribution of unprecedented quality; it is now up to open source
software developers to follow through."

Give credit where credit is due.  Red Hat created the catalyst by
releasing anaconda and creating Fedora.  

Progeny/Debian are just recognizing that anaconda is an excellent
installer and that they have sorely needed this with there distribution
for some time.  

-chris

On Sat, 2003-10-25 at 05:06, Andy Green wrote: 
> http://arstechnica.com/archive/news/1067056799.html
> 
> Ian Murdock, the founder of the Debian GNU/Linux project ... made two very 
> important announcements: the porting of Red Hat's Anaconda installer tool to 
> Debian, and a modification of Debian's APT package tool which will allow it 
> to use both RedHat and Debian packages.
> 
> -Andy
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