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Re: [SLE] Red Carpet [WAS: Error with gtkhtml]
  • From: Keith Powell <keith@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 6 Sep 2004 08:37:52 +0100
  • Message-id: <200409060837.52485.keith@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 06 Sep 2004 9:24 am, James Ogley wrote:
> > I suppose that I ought to have changed the subject, but then James may
> > not have read it!
>
> I'll do the honours then ;)
>
> > James, this is a genuine question. I do not want to start an
> > Apt/Red-carpet war, but I (and others, probably), would be interested in
> > your reasons for being so against (D)Red-Carpet.
>
> Well, I'll just mention I don't use Synaptic, apt from the command line
> is much quicker.
>
> Okay, my beef with RC is a once-burnt situation. I openly admit this is
> irrational, and RC has changed A LOT since this happened. This is going
> back maybe four years now, but I installed RC, and set it up to keep my
> system up to date, and it basically hosed it. Off the top of my head I
> forget what it did, but I ended up having to reinstall.
>
> Once burnt...

Thanks for the explanation, James.

Keith


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