[SM-Commit] GIT changes to master grimoire by Matthew Clark (7db1e56806c20ab76edc88867d6bb7b30aba00d1)
AndraÅ¾ "ruskie" Levstik
ruskie at mages.ath.cx
Tue Aug 1 16:44:26 EDT 2006
Eric Sandall wrote :
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> Jeremy Blosser wrote:
> > While I get the appeal of having this and how it's in line with letting
> > users have just what they want on their systems, I'm going to note that the
> > flip side is that it's not generally sticking with installing upstream
> > defaults. Back when I used KDE it used to really annoy me the way distros
> > would break up and repackage all the stuff because it made it hard to get
> > the same thing I'd have gotten from regular tarballs, and the differences
> > shifted and reliability between versions, etc.
> > I haven't used KDE in years so I'm not sure how relevant that is to the
> > current topic, but it's something to keep in mind.
> Perhaps do as we have with xorg and xorg-modular, where the user can use
> either the upstream blobs for kdebase, kdelibs, etc. /or/ they can use
> the split konqueror, kmail, etc. packages, which might make a bit of
> mess with CONFLICTS and DEPENDS, but should allow for the most choice.
> Eric Sandall | Source Mage GNU/Linux Developer
> eric at sandall.us | http://www.sourcemage.org/
> http://eric.sandall.us/ | SysAdmin @ Shock Physics @ WSU
> http://counter.li.org/ #196285 | http://www.shock.wsu.edu/
Erm xorg-modular deprecates xorg or it will... It's not how we do it
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