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Parrish: Why I'll Be Updating to Fedora Core 5

Mar 15, 2006, 23:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Carl Parrish)

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"I've stepped away from living on the edge. I no longer download the lastest nightly of Firefox nor grab each and every test version of OpenOffice. My time has become a much valued comodity and generally speaking I just don't need the latest and greatest anymore. My business and even my home network requires stabilty. Therefore each release of Fedora is thoroughly evaluated before I decide if its worth taking the time to install on my various systems. FC4 got me because I needed to have PHP 5.0, MySQL 4.1. and OpenOffice 2.0. Actually, so far the only version of FC I decided to pass on was FC2, but it was certainly my intent to pass on FC5. I didn't think there was going to be anything in it that required an upgrade..... Until now..."

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