Red Hat Linux 9 Forces Reliability Gamble
Posted on: 03/28/2003 10:45 AM

Saw over at DistroWatch that eWeek has posted an interesting story on Red Hat Linux 9

eWEEK Labs tested Version 9, which will be available on April 7. Superficially, the differences between versions 8.0 and 9 are less pronounced than those between 7.3 and 8.0, but changes to core packages, such as the glibc (GNU C Library), can potentially impact thousands of applications. For example, users of Phoebe, the Red Hat 9 beta, have reported problems compiling WINE, the software that provides an open-source compatibility layer for running Windows applications on Linux.


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