Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 9th Mar 2006 17:38 UTC, submitted by Mike
Linux Yellow Dog Linux version 4.1, which has been available directly from Terrasoft Solutions since early January, is now available for free download from their various mirrors. This is essentially a recompile of Fedora Core 4 specifically for PowerPC's, with extra polished support for Apple's Macs.
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> Right, and Redhat EL4 "based off FC4" is??

In fact, RHEL4 is "based off FC3" to be precise - it's basically FC3 "baked" for several months longer w.r.t. testing and also certified with various server hardware (e.g. HP, Dell, IBM). Plus RHEL4 comes with support (phone/Web/patches for 5-7 years) as well.

You'd have made a better argument about RHEL4 vs. CentOS 4 - it's surprising that YDL didn't base their latest distro on CentOS because it would have a direct "enterprise" lineage in that case.

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