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Occulus Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-31-07 12:02 PM
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19. Try Fedora
Edited on Wed Jan-31-07 12:06 PM by kgfnally
I've used all the distros you mentioned, but I noticed you said "Red Hat" and not "Fedora", which makes me think you may not have seen it in a while. Fedora is a whole lot more slick than Red Hat ever was.

They're trying, hard, to address your (and many users') biggest concern- having to use the terminal. Sometimes, it's unavoidable, but then, I occasionally have to open up a "dos" box in XP to issue this or that command.

All that said, I have very little patience for seeing

Dependency failed: package foo-1.0.0.2-x86_64 conflicts with package foo-1.0.0.1-x86_64.
Installation aborted.


*sigh*

su -c 'yum remove foo'
yum search foo
yum install foo-1.0.0.2-x86_64


*sigh*

./configure
make


Make sandwich.


make install
make clean

foo

foo: command not found


Then I implode.

:D
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