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Date:      Mon, 11 Dec 2017 17:52:55 -0500
From:      Paul Pathiakis <pathiaki2@yahoo.com>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: Boot issue after upgrade
Message-ID:  <6f0519e3-48b8-268d-f8c5-56283b63c673@yahoo.com>
In-Reply-To: <8706ecd1205493e8db739db69303c37c.squirrel@webmail.harte-lyne.ca>
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Then, I, most humbly, apologize.  It seems that CentOS seems to have the 
same old dependency issues with it's packages that have plagued it.  If 
I go and install the epel and load packages, I still, occasionally, get 
dependency issues and conflicts on CentOS I don't get those when using 
RH proper.  Of course, most of the packages seem to come down from RH repos.

As I said, I've been working with both for the last 10 years along with 
SuSe, Debian, Ubuntu, etc, etc.

Thank you for the correction.

P.


On 12/11/2017 11:12, James B. Byrne via freebsd-questions wrote:
> On Sun, December 10, 2017 22:00, Paul Pathiakis wrote:
>
>> Yes, CentOS compiles from RH, however, all the most recent ported
>> utilities come from cutting edge, not from RH.  It leads to
>> instability.  RH stays with stuff that has stabilized and had the
>> bugs shaken out.  They leave all of that to CentOS and Fedora before
>> incorporating to RH.
>>
> That statement is false.  If you doubt me then send your claim as made
> above to Johnny Hughes <johnny@centos.org> and let us know what
> response you get.
>
> We are moving away from CentOS to FreeBSD. But that has to do with
> RedHat's desire to become the Linux incarnation of Microsoft and has
> nothing to do with the integrity of the CentOS team.  CentOS is a
> binary reproduction of the corresponding RHEL release; saving only the
> copyright and trademark removals.
>




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