Hey Arthur! Relax man!!! I agree with Ralf. Fedora IS ALWAYS a
Actually all software, even if labeled "RELEASE"
is always a beta. Why do you think there are always updates
and fixes and new versions?
If saying Fedora (and all Linux distros) is a beta gets your
goat so badly, then it is you who should go to some other
You sound as bad as the Billy Gates babies when someone says
something they dont like about windows.
Choosing some OS as your religion or god or whatever... is a
very bas idea.
I happen to love Linux and FreeBSD precisely because they are
always works in progress - they are always progressing and
breaking new grounds. Bugs will always be there. That makes
it fun - That is why lists like this one are created.
Arthur Pemberton wrote:
On Mon, Jan 19, 2009 at 8:58 PM, Tom Horsley <tom horsley att net> wrote:On Tue, 20 Jan 2009 03:23:13 +0100 Ralf Corsepius wrote:With each Fedora release something else "what used to work for years" is fundamentally messed up :(Which is, of course, the evidence that fedora is primarily a beta test platform no matter how much anyone denies it. I Like the fact that it is a beta platform, mind you, I'm just not trying to fool myself :-).You and Ralf should spawn a different thread to talk this out. Frankly, I strongly disagree with your opinion on this, but this thread isn't the place for this, nor would discussing it matter at all.