DesktopLinux: How to Build a Free Enterprise Linux Desktop
Aug 24, 2004, 22:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tom Adelstein)
"Two weeks ago, the JDShelp community project began moving our
web sites to a dedicated host running Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3.0.
As soon as I began working on it remotely, I noticed a close
resemblance to Red Hat 7.3 (RH 7.3). I had visited a few shops that
used RH 7.3 as their development platform and had heard some rumors
about the resemblance. Before now, I hadn't thought much about
"As I began looking into the specifications and looking through
newsgroups,I confirmed my suspicions. I even found an excellent
'mini-howto' by Michael Redinger. In his introduction, he states
that 'this is about 'rebuilding a Linux server based on the Red Hat
Enterprise Linux sources'.' He basically rebuilt ten servers
running Red Hat 7.3 using RHEL source rpms..."