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From: Zhang Le <r0bertz@g.o>
To: gentoo-doc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-doc] Re: About "Xfce Configuration Guide"
Date: Mon, 08 Jun 2009 16:48:36
Message-Id: 20090608164823.GD16785@adriano.hkcable.com.hk
In Reply to: [gentoo-doc] Re: About "Xfce Configuration Guide" by Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@cox.net>
On 15:20 Mon 08 Jun     , Duncan wrote:
> Zhang Le <r0bertz@g.o> posted > 20090608083147.GB16785@×××××××××××××××××××.hk, excerpted below, on Mon, > 08 Jun 2009 16:31:48 +0800: > > > If user strictly follow X Server Configuration Howto ( > > http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/xorg-config.xml ), he would install the > > whole xorg-x11 meta package, which is not necessary. > > This one would be an outdated X Server Configuration Howto, then, as > Gentoo/X, last I read, does not expect or recommend that people install > the meta-package. >
[snip]
> > Thus, any Gentoo documentation recommending the xorg-x11 meta-package for > other than the specific purpose of installing /everything/ upstream (as > opposed to Gentoo) recommends and considers important, is outdated and > needs updated. > > I haven't looked to see if there's already one filed or not, but should I > file a bug, probably CCing the Gentoo/X folks for confirmation? That doc > appears to be in the docs project space, not X's, so it'd be docs' bug.
This doc's author is Sven Vermeulen, a previous Gentoo Doc guy. So it should be a docs' bug. But CCing Gentoo/X folks won't hurt I think. -- Zhang, Le Gentoo/Loongson Developer http://zhangle.is-a-geek.org 0260 C902 B8F8 6506 6586 2B90 BC51 C808 1E4E 2973