Linked by Eugenia Loli on Thu 13th Nov 2003 05:19 UTC
Fedora Core Fedora Core 1 has been out now for a few days now and many faithful Linux fans have already installed it. Red Hat's Linux is still one of my favorite distributions because of one main reason: compatibility with Linux software. Red Hat is a market leader and following the market leader assures the least trouble for most users. But is this the case with Fedora Core?
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RE: Too Bad
by Andrew G on Wed 12th Nov 2003 21:27 UTC

I agree, the liva.something yum repository has Mplayer, but when use 'yum install mplayer' it tells you it is missing a package for dependancy. Thats pretty funny. Why bother putting mplayer in the repository without all the packages needed for it?

Actually that has happened with quite a lot of Fedora packages. Fedora is a huge disapointment for me.