KDE vs. GNOME on F10

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at chello.at
Thu Aug 6 09:59:01 UTC 2009

Mark McLoughlin wrote:
> For fedora-virt folks, we have a "virt-preview" repository, the general
> idea being:
>   - a repo where you can pull f11 builds of the latest rawhide virt bits
>   - purely for people who want to help with testing f12 virt, but
>     aren't willing to run rawhide
>   - it's not about making new features available to f11 users, it's
>     about allowing f11 users to get involved with f12 development
>   - if it breaks, you get to keep both pieces - we'll do our best to
>     fix problems specific to this repo, but in reality we care more
>     about problems which affect stock f11 or rawhide/f12
>   - we're trying to keep the limit the packages in the repo to purely
>     virt related packages - e.g. right now we need something from f12
>     selinux-policy, but I'm hoping we can get added in an f11 update
>     rather than pulling in the f12 version and breaking non-virt stuff

We have that too for KDE, it's called kde-redhat unstable. But it's not a 
replacement for stable, tested version upgrades.

        Kevin Kofler

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