Five basic principles for Fedora, from a server perspective.

Matthew Miller mattdm at
Wed Sep 1 16:39:03 UTC 2010

On Wed, Sep 01, 2010 at 06:22:54PM +0200, Dan Horák wrote:
> > Fair enough. Let's suppose we take what is in EL as a basis, and allow 
> > ourselves to strip it down. Any (categories of) packages we'd be thinking of 
> > specifically?
> I would start with the @core comps group (even with a smaller set) and
> then add groups of packages creating a server feature. This will build
> the server platform from down will make possible to check the
> dependencies and to validate whether the set works as expected.


After all, "More with Less" is principle #1. :)

Matthew Miller <mattdm at>
Senior Systems Architect -- Instructional & Research Computing Services
Harvard School of Engineering & Applied Sciences

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