Fedora and Ubuntu

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at gmail.com
Fri Nov 30 00:25:46 UTC 2007

Karl Larsen wrote:

>    Ubuntu uses apt-get and a GUI thing like Pup but it works much 
> better. I have no desire to do it in a terminal. When I set it up the 
> first time it took 90 updates. I was amazed how fast it went and zero 
> problems. There are several things not Fedora or normal Ubuntu 
> applications that I MUST have. On Ubuntu they are all a simple # apt-get 
> install and they do all the work bringing in the necessary libs and such.

That's not particularly a difference between apt-get and yum - it has to 
do with whether or not the package in question happens to be maintained 
in a usable repository.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com

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