Gentoo Archives: gentoo-doc

From: Jason Stubbs <jstubbs@g.o>
To: gentoo-doc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-doc] Slow modem connection in FAQ
Date: Wed, 07 Dec 2005 14:01:47
Message-Id: 200512072259.10236.jstubbs@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-doc] Slow modem connection in FAQ by Stanislaw Gruszka
On Wednesday 07 December 2005 22:52, Stanislaw Gruszka wrote:
> Is there any reason for disable FEATURES="distlocks" ? > I think remove possibility disable it will make thinks clear and allow > telling newbie users how to install gentoo much faster with slow internet > link.
It prevents being able to have DISTDIR on a samba share or anything else that doesn't support advisory locking or hardlinks. -- Jaosn Stubbs -- gentoo-doc@g.o mailing list