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Sucky reviews – why Fedora isn't Ubuntu

Dave Jones, RedHat developer, writes an interesting rebuttal in his blog to a review of Fedora Core 6.
Read it here

Quote:

Update: I was informed after writing this entry that Ubuntu does not:
1. Enable ati/nvidia binary drivers by default
2. Enable patent encumbered mp3 or other codecs by default

I stand corrected. It does however still ship freedom impacting things like the binary ipw3945 daemon.

2nd update: Some of what I wrote above was off-base, and unfairly targetted Ubuntu. (Even the previous title “Why Fedora isn't Ubuntu” was perhaps a little over the top. I've made some further edits. Apologies to those who took offence.
Tags: fedora, ubuntu

Thanks, LX'er

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