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From: Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: udev and /usr
Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2011 15:23:18 +0530
On Sun, Sep 25, 2011 at 12:05 PM, Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o> 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.

-- 
~Nirbheek Chauhan

Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team


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-- Duncan
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