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Old 12-05-2013, 02:38 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by GazL View Post
Unlike other distros slackware doesn't meddle with things unnecessarily. We see what upstream intended. I'm not surprised that Fedora shows something else. They mess with everything.
I fully agree. I REALLY dislike them messing with services.

You can no longer just grab the source from an upstream provider and expect it to work on fedora. So if there is an emergency update on the service available, you are still forced to be vulnerable until Fedora developers get around to re-jiggering it for Fedora.


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