Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Paul de Vrieze <pauldv@g.o>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: Re: modules
Date: Mon, 07 Nov 2005 09:43:24
Message-Id: 200511071042.15577.pauldv@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: Re: modules by Ian Hastie
On Saturday 05 November 2005 03:12, Ian Hastie wrote:
> On Fri, 04 Nov 2005 13:35:19 -0700 > Which is true unless you run a display manager and log in through > that. The only hard and fast rule of Linux is that there are no hard > and fast rules.
The load time of the display manager is last in the boot sequence. In that it is actually not that different from duncan's view. Of course without the graphics module you cannot actually use the binary driver. In that sense it must be present. Paul -- Paul de Vrieze Gentoo Developer Mail: pauldv@g.o Homepage: http://www.devrieze.net