WARNING:DO NOT UPGRADE TO CORE 4
josh_coffman at yahoo.com
Wed Jul 13 14:48:09 UTC 2005
--- BRUCE STANLEY <bruce.stanley at prodigy.net> wrote:
> And it is also annoying when people take the
> that everyting is wonderful in 'FC4 LAND' when in
> it is not.
> Yes it is a new release and there will be problems.
> But these problems has a less chance to be fixed if
> everyone takes this 'DON'T COMPLAIN' attitude.
> I have worked in Unix/Linux support and production
> environments since 1991. You know to fix things by
> letting people tell you what the problems are.
> Yes, FC4 has some nice new things, but they also
> broke things that were not brokeng before.
> Example: video in X, Sound Events, ...etc
> These things worked fine in FC2. Sound Events were
> however broken in FC3 and not fixed in FC4.
> Thus, some things have regressed since FC2.
> Now I have read talk about upcomming FC5.
> This is begining to sound too much like 'Redmond'
> rushing releases out too soon (I hope I'm wrong on
> I would rather see FC4.1, FC4.2, etc.. until
> are fixed instead of hearing talk of an upcomming
> If things continue to be release in the current
> it could discourage people from using it.
> That would not be good.
Agreed. I'm not saying don't post problems or issues.
I'm on the list for help myself. I just don't want
blanket complaints or personal attacks to drive off
the smart people on the list. Idiots like me need
Post issues; get answers or at least, hopefully,
influence some improvements in Fedora.
..like I said though; noone should listen to me
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