Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 1st Apr 2006 15:56 UTC, submitted by kaiwai
Fedora Core "Over all, Fedora Core 5 seems to be alot more of a solid distribution than the last time I ran it (FC3), they finally got rid of that nasty up2date that seemed to hang at the worst possibly opportunities - when you're 98% of the way there. The applications also seemed to be tested alot more than previous releases, and the speed as improved substantially, especially with GTK; whether its due to the compile, cairo or some other mystical voodoo I don't understand, what ever the case, the improvement is great. Over all, this is probably the best distribution I've tried; if you're looking for an easy to use, no fuss UNIX-like desktop, look no further than Fedora Core 5."
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RE: I liked FC5
by TechGeek on Sat 1st Apr 2006 16:58 UTC in reply to "I liked FC5"
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in general I have found apt-get to be faster too, but it doesn't support alt. architectures from what I have been told. Or maybe its just apt4rpm that doesnt. Anyway, yum is getting better. It used to be really bad.

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