Re: (-) Sorry, your distribution type is unsupported.

Warren Young wrote:
> Michael Thomas wrote:
> >
> > What is the improvement to the RPM system.Faster Better Smarter ????
> I don't know everything about it, but the change that requires your RPM
> database to be updated is due to the fact that they changed from
> Berkeley DB 1.85 to Berkeley DB 3.1.  I don't know what exactly that
> buys them, but DB 1.85 is ancient in computer terms.  It exists solely
> because it's under a BSD-style license, while 2.0 and up were commercial
> software, except that people writing free software (like Red Hat with
> RPM) didn't have to pay license fees.
> More info on Berkeley DB can be found at
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I'm curious about this Berkely DB.  How does it differ from databases,
such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, and Oracle.  Also, does RedHat 7.0 ship with
PostgreSQL?  Why doesn't RedHat uses PostgreSQL?
Bruce W. Bigby
Do for others what you would want others to do for you.

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