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From: Alec Warner <antarus@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] sys-libs/ncurses: punted from system in profiles
Date: Tue, 06 Dec 2011 17:05:10
Message-Id: CAAr7Pr9A_xv=_ARtLqQKA12r-xYD04Knb-xMkHjOraiRDc3yJA@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] sys-libs/ncurses: punted from system in profiles by Rich Freeman
On Tue, Dec 6, 2011 at 9:00 AM, Rich Freeman <rich0@g.o> wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 6, 2011 at 11:50 AM, Alec Warner <antarus@g.o> wrote: >> Whatever man, look at all this bloat! >> >> virtual/ssh > > Great - I can remote access a system that doesn't boot. > >> sys-apps/kbd > > Full editing of config files works with my original IBM PC keyboard > (Estonian version)! > >> sys-apps/texinfo > > I can use a really arcane system for browsing documentation when my > system doesn't boot (perhaps from not meeting the 6GB of RAM > requirement).
To be fair, I did actually learn something from reading info pages once. date -d @UNIXTIMESTAMP Best feature ever.
> > Now all we need is xorg and chromium.  If we just use the native > Google version it probably doesn't even need any dependencies.  :) > > Rich >