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From: Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o>
Subject: Re: udev and /usr
Date: Sun, 18 Sep 2011 22:56:16 +0530
On Sun, Sep 18, 2011 at 7:57 PM, Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto
<jmbsvicetto@g.o> wrote:
> On 18-09-2011 12:59, Nirbheek Chauhan wrote:
>> I'm astonished by the large amount of misinformation that is being
>> spread around about systemd. If this originated on the gentoo-user
>> mailing list, I'm disappointed that Gentoo users wouldn't do some
>> basic research.
>>
>> I kind of expect this kind of trigger-happy FUD from websites like
>> omgubuntu, but surely Gentoo folk are more mature.
>
> You mean that no Linux users, in particular anyone not running or not
> wanting to run GNOME and Fedora, shouldn't be worried about the way
> some people in the GNOME and Fedora community seem intent to impose
> their ways to everyone else?

If their ways are better, there should be absolutely no problem.

> Worse, in the process seeming to want to
> convince everyone they found the panacea and that the "old unix ways"
> that have been around for 40+ years are all obsolete and that we
> should give in to "the collective"?
>

I don't see how this is relevant to the problem of udev and /usr at
all. Unless you want to go back to the days of devfs and lots of
manual configuration. :)

My problem was with people blaming the need for an initramfs on
systemd, which is not true at all. The discussion of the relative
merits and demerits of systemd is an entirely different discussion.

-- 
~Nirbheek Chauhan

Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team


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