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From: Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: udev and /usr
Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2011 21:32:55 -0400
On Sunday, September 25, 2011 05:53:18 Nirbheek Chauhan wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 25, 2011 at 12:05 PM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> > On Fri, Sep 16, 2011 at 09:59, Rich Freeman wrote:
> >> I'm a bit concerned that the future of linux on the desktop is going to
> >> be one where your choices are things like Android, ChromeOS, Ubuntu,
> >> Gnome OS, or a "KDE OS."  Each one would have its own package managers,
> >> repositories, distros, APIs, etc.  Clearly there is some benefit from
> >> the vertical integration (Android and ChromeOS have a very high level
> >> of polish, and Ubuntu is approaching this often by just writing their
> >> own stuff).  Instead of working to influence other projects (which can
> >> be frustrating), big distros are looking to just eliminate dependencies
> >> outside of themselves. This will be a big challenge for a smaller
> >> distro like Gentoo.  Obviously we can't just go write our own Wayland
> >> replacement, even if we did essentially make our own "systemd" of
> >> sorts.
> > 
> > you're aware the ChromeOS is built on top of / with Gentoo right ?
> 
> "Gentoo" is defined by portage and the portage tree. If we remove
> that, the end result is no different than compiling stuff manually in
> Slackware or by hand.

which is how Chrome OS is built.
ROOT=/some/place emerge <some binpkgs>
-mike
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