Archive for February, 2006

Fedora Core 5 Test 3 Review

Thursday, February 23rd, 2006

This is my personal basic evaluation of Fedora Core 5 Test 3 (FC5-test3). Since I had recently installed and tested FC5-test2, most of my observations will be based on the differences between these 2 beta releases. Upon initial investigation there are not significant changes since the last test release.
I installed using the ISO images […]

Fedora Core 5 Test 3 Released

Monday, February 20th, 2006

The third and final beta release for Fedora Core 5 has been announced. The Bittorrent is available, however I don’t see the main FTP or any release notes available yet. (Other mirrors do work).
Highlights include:

Package selection within the installer has been reenabled.
Rebuilt again on later gcc4.1 snapshot for performance and security
Hibernate should be functional on […]

Mozilla SeaMonkey and More Confusion

Saturday, February 4th, 2006

I just downloaded Mozilla SeaMonkey to test out. For the interested, I have some instructions and commands near the end of this post. However this post is more about confusion in Mozilla’s choice of naming for their products.
I don’t care to re-tell the whole story about Netscape, Mozilla and Firefox, but let me be clear […]