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Old 03-01-2005, 05:30 AM   #1
asaba
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Updating Linux, which software?


I want to update Linux, I have Redhat 7.2 and 7.3, and want to update it.
Any suggestions? I heard Redhat is not free anymore, but there is Fedora.
Where to download it from? What's better?

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Old 03-01-2005, 06:10 AM   #2
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If you're coming from a RedHat background, I'd reccomend a nice Mandrake or Fedora Core - both of which are available from http://iso.linuxquestions.org
 
Old 03-02-2005, 03:35 AM   #3
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Thanks

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Old 03-02-2005, 07:34 AM   #4
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Just beware that the mirror links at linuxiso.org do not seem to be absolutely up-to-date, so find a mirror for what you want, and navigate back through it's directories a little to find the most up-to-date stable version of the distro you have chosen.
 
  


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