Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 115706
Fedora missing Opera browser package
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:36 EST
Description of problem:
The Opera web browser/mail/news client is missing from the package
list of Fedora. Please include this package in a future test release.
The QT shared and QT static rpm packages can be obtained from:
I would recommend including the QT static builds since not everyone
will have QT available.
FYI Opera is a completely free piece of software available for
distribution and use.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Changing component to "distribution".
Quoting http://fedora.redhat.com: "The goal of The Fedora Project is
to work with the Linux community to build a complete, general purpose
operating system exclusively from free software."
This page talks about "free" as in "free speech", not "free beer", a
criterion that Opera does not fulfil. See
http://www.gnu.org/philisophy for more on the matter.