Shuai Yu ys0418 at
Fri Mar 28 14:41:53 UTC 2008

are you talking about fedora 8 or ubuntu 8?

ubuntu 8 beta is kinda stable now and patches are coming everyday very

On Fri, Mar 28, 2008 at 10:57 AM, Karl Larsen <k5di at> wrote:

>    When there is a change in things it is natural to expect a change to
> the better. Alas a change can and does go both ways. In my personal
> experience with Linux most change is better.  But there were some that
> were  terrible.
>     I was using Fedora Core 4 and with updates and help I got
> everything I wanted working, or found a way around a problem. I stayed
> with this version through Fedora Core 5 and 6 and then I think Fedora 7
> and 8. Late into Fedora 8 I tried it and had my first experience with
> Pulse Audio. The whole fedora list was full of guys complaining about no
> audio. Finally a smart guy tried deleting PA files. He deleted just one
> and his audio started working. He reported his success and many people
> did what I did. I deleted the one file and was happy again because my
> audio worked again.
>    Today I am thinking about upgrading to version 8 and have decided to
> heck with 8. I will stay with version 7.1 for at least another year,
> perhaps 3 years. It works just fine. I have a lot of special codex files
> I apt-get and they make my system work well showing rented movies. I do
> not want to go through finding all these again.
> Karl
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