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if enabling A has a cost B saying "I want the benefits of A and I'm shocked that I'm having to pay the penalty B" == not good as well.
KS2012: Distributions and upstream
Posted Sep 6, 2012 22:09 UTC (Thu) by rahulsundaram (subscriber, #21946)
You are free to run your custom kernel in RHEL. If there are issues, you might be asked to reproduce it against the distribution provided kernel. Anything else would be a undue burden on support.
Posted Sep 6, 2012 22:33 UTC (Thu) by dlang (✭ supporter ✭, #313)
I understand that this is easier for Red Hat to provide support for, but this is a pretty strict straightjacket that defeats many of the benefits of FOSS software.
Posted Sep 7, 2012 3:02 UTC (Fri) by rahulsundaram (subscriber, #21946)
Posted Sep 7, 2012 11:24 UTC (Fri) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
Posted Sep 7, 2012 18:35 UTC (Fri) by dlang (✭ supporter ✭, #313)
That's why I specifically mentioned them, even though Suse and Oracle have the same policies (I don't know about Canonical)
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