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Enterprise distributions and free software

Enterprise distributions and free software

Posted Mar 9, 2011 0:45 UTC (Wed) by jengelh (subscriber, #33263)
In reply to: Enterprise distributions and free software by skvidal
Parent article: Enterprise distributions and free software

The maintenance explodes when the customer wants a feature in a package that the regular enterprise distro treadmill does not cover in its updates...


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Enterprise distributions and free software

Posted Mar 9, 2011 4:31 UTC (Wed) by rahulsundaram (subscriber, #21946) [Link]

It isn't all or nothing. Customers can and do build custom applications or updates. Depending on the problem you want to solve, third party repos are often helpful. EPEL and IUS community project for instance.


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