LinuxQuestions.org: Interview with Jeremy Hogan of Red Hat
Sep 26, 2003, 17:30 (0 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to jeremy for this link.
"Fedora is what Red Hat Linux was. Kind of the People's Republic
of Myanmar to Burma. It's a project with rolling releases, not a
product with predictable release dates, support, services, etc.
"We decided that the rapid release cycle of our retail product
was not conducive to retail selling paradigms, nor was slowing down
innovation to suit that. We also decided it was time we made it a
little easier for folks to develop with us, and to build on our
"I would compare it to Debian. What's in the release is what
would have gone in Red Hat Linux 10, if there was one. The main
difference will be the amount and level of influence contributors
and thrid parties will have on the project's direction..."