skvidal at fedoraproject.org
Tue Sep 4 21:43:30 UTC 2007
On Tue, 2007-09-04 at 16:01 -0500, David G. Mackay wrote:
> On Tue, 2007-09-04 at 16:08 -0400, Jesse Keating wrote:
> > On Tue, 04 Sep 2007 15:00:15 -0500
> > "David G. Mackay" <mackay_d at bellsouth.net> wrote:
> > > Last I heard, Fedora was a derivative of RHEL, and perhaps early on
> > > RH9.
> > Then you've been sadly misinformed. Red Hat Enterprise Linux has
> > always been built from either Red Hat Linux of the day, or Fedora.
> > Never (that I am aware of) have we taken an existing RHEL and turned it
> > into RHL or Fedora.
> No. I was thinking specifically of FC1. Since all of the succeeding
> Fedora releases build on each other, they are all, in that sense derived
> from RHEL and RH9. Of course, you could claim that everything for FC1
> was conjured into existence independently, which would give a whole new
> meaning to "installation wizard".
FC1 came from Red Hat Linux 9
It never passed through RHEL to get there.
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