Kernel snapshots and kernel versions
sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Wed Nov 7 01:34:41 UTC 2007
> On Wed, 7 Nov 2007, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
>> Yes or atleast that's the goal.
>> This is not just for the kernel but for the entire distribution on the
> How the hell cant you sit there and type that lie?
You probably meant to say "can" there.
It is known goal.
> Fedora hacks number of programs because certain code in them doesnt go
> along with fedora policy, even openoffice is butchered (ref: this
> newsgroup recent thread) not even going to start on the multimedia
See the other objectives on why programs may have patches. Also refer
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/PackageMaintainers/WhyUpstream for some
Multimedia programs usually have proprietary or patent encumbered codecs
are plugins that Fedora default repository doesn't include.
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