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Re: [SLE] 9.1 > 9.2 question
  • From: "Joe Polk" <listuser@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 28 Dec 2004 21:47:48 -0400
  • Message-id: <20041229014214.M16612@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
A work in progress I expect to be like...not supporting this new piece of
hardware or improving wireless card detection and such (though personally, I
think wifi support is WAY behind the curve in most distro's). Menu items that
are improperly treed, seg faults on stuff like a simple game or utility,
editors that take you through the motions but don't DO anything, and config
utils that fail to keep their settings are all signs of poor execution, not
"works in progress." Perhaps focus is in the wrong place and if so then so be
it. Someone should be walking through the distro before sending it out and
saying, "Okay, these 5 things don't even work. Take them out."

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<<JAV>>


---------- Original Message -----------
From: Michael W Cocke <cocke@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx
Sent: Tue, 28 Dec 2004 19:00:59 -0500
Subject: Re: [SLE] 9.1 > 9.2 question

> On Tue, 28 Dec 2004 17:12:03 -0400, you wrote:
>
> >There are many posts here relating to issues with 9.2. It was because of
> >these that I was very apprehensive about making the move from 9.0. I did
> >anyway. I found several issues, as I've posted here before, that made me give
>
> [much snippage]
>
> 9.0 was so buggy here that it sent me to Red Hat. When Red Hat
> imploded as a viable distro, I came back to SuSE 9.1, which was much
> better than 9.0 was. 9.2 is basically 9.1 with usb and wireless
> networking closer to working. They also busted a lot of the sound
> stuff, but I recognize that it's a work in progress.
>
> Mike-
>
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