Fedora spin from RpmFusion

"Jóhann B. Guðmundsson" johannbg at hi.is
Fri Sep 28 14:44:44 UTC 2007

Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> Matthias Saou wrote:
>> What we need to do is get the feature to use add-on media at
>> installation time working again in Fedora. I had made a proof of
>> concept CD with freshrpms packages which could be used with a Fedora
>> installation a while back, but this has been "broken" ever since
>> anaconda switched to using yum as a backend (AFAIR).
>> Work will be better spent on fixing Fedora, that way we can just
>> provide an add-on CD which could be used at install time and provide
>> extra categories to pick from in order to install codecs, programs, and
>> of course enable rpmfusion in yum.
> Completely agree on this front. A custom spin with different branding 
> and name can be useful for other purposes. Somebody needs to serve as 
> a test case for that.
How will it work with crediting the right peoples in such a spin and so on.
mean this is not yet another linux distro it is Fedora with extra 
packages same
thing diffrent themes logo name?

Best regards
                   Johann B.


Johann B. Gudmundsson. RHCE,CCSA
Unix System Engineer.
IT Management.
Reiknistofnun University of Iceland.
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