Bug 133218 - obsolete name: replace it with system-...
Summary: obsolete name: replace it with system-...
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: distribution (Show other bugs)
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
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: 133217 133220 133221 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2004-09-22 14:50 UTC by acount closed by user
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:48 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-11-09 00:41:33 UTC
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Description acount closed by user 2004-09-22 14:50:42 UTC
time ago in a fedora mailing list (devel list maybe) people 
complained about the *redhat* in the packages names.
And all packages were renamed from redhat- to system- except:


Comment 1 Alexander Larsson 2004-10-19 10:08:58 UTC
I see no real reason to rename them. Its just a lot of work which
might introduce bugs etc. Its not like anyone types these are app
names like with the system-config-* packages.

Comment 2 acount closed by user 2004-10-19 20:41:21 UTC
this is against fedora devel, aka rawhide. So it's better to leave it
for FC-4.

Anyway, time ago people complained about _redhat_ in the name of a lot
packages. Remember that Fedora is comunity based and it's possible to
sell it, to modify it.... and "Red Hat" is a trademark !
And now only there are four packages with this 'bug'.


Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2004-10-20 18:13:21 UTC
As long as it contains a Red Hat trademark, not sure that renaming it
really helps.

Comment 4 acount closed by user 2004-11-06 17:59:12 UTC
This was discussed long time ago in fedora-devel. And someone at
redhat took the decision to rename "redhat-" to "system-" but these
four packages were forgotten.

more information at "TradeMarked Name --redhat-config-" thread:


Comment 5 acount closed by user 2004-11-09 00:18:47 UTC
*** Bug 133221 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 6 acount closed by user 2004-11-09 00:18:56 UTC
*** Bug 133220 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 7 acount closed by user 2004-11-09 00:19:04 UTC
*** Bug 133217 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 8 acount closed by user 2004-11-09 00:41:33 UTC
do whatever you want. I am going to close it.


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