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Old 03-18-2005, 10:13 PM   #1
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Source vs Binary Disadvantages & Advantages of each!

I am not so well informed about the disadvantages and advantages of each so I want to ask all you who have more experience than me on this matter. THanks
Old 03-18-2005, 10:27 PM   #2
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from my little experience....i would say i prefer source for programs that need/enable a lot of compile choices like apache/mysql.....and for progs that need a load of dependancies...rpms reduce headache a bit


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