Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop

From: Jason Wong <gentoo@××××××××××.org>
To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't?
Date: Fri, 15 Oct 2004 02:30:44
Message-Id: 200410151030.37405.gentoo@jason-wong.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't? by Lindsay Haisley
On Thursday 07 October 2004 06:17, Lindsay Haisley wrote:

> When I do a batch-emerge, such as 'emerge uU world', a lot of important > informaton on various packages scrolls up the screen. Some of this stuff > is must-read info, or stuff that would save a lot of time and research if I > could read it. In Debian, with the ncurses debconf UI, I can swipe the > important info screens and paste them into a file for review later. They > all have <OK> buttons so they stay until you dismiss them. In Gentoo
Having dabbled with Debian briefly recently, I was quite impressed with the fact that an email is sent to the admin/root user which summarises the "important info" that is displayed after a package is installed. -- Jason Wong -- gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list

Replies

Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't? Lindsay Haisley <fmouse-gentoo@×××.com>
Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't? Lindsay Haisley <fmouse-gentoo@×××.com>