Bad experiences with distros (was Re: [H-GEN] CRUX (A programmers linux distro))

Rob Kearey rob.kearey at
Thu Aug 5 22:32:09 EDT 2004

> On Thu, Aug 05, 2004 at 04:42:52PM +1000, David Jericho wrote:
> > I have Kickstart setups here
> > that'll rebuild a workstation from cold metal in about 15 minutes at 1.8
> > GBytes installed. It takes another 10 to update the box using yum or
> > up2date.
> Doesn't it seem wrong that the updating takes 2/3rds of the time of the
> install?

Not at all, and why should it? 

Can't see anything particularly odd in that ...
> Brad


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