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From: Sven Vermeulen <swift@g.o>
Subject: Re: Future done..
Date: Wed, 28 Jan 2004 09:03:09 +0100
On Tue, Jan 27, 2004 at 09:45:16PM -0500, Simon P. Hough wrote:
> I am real stuck on the meta-distribution, not for the
> want of trying, but I dont fully understand the 
> what it means... Anyone like to explain to Mr Dummy
> here what it means?:)

It means that the distribution is build to provide choices instead of
options. It means flexibility in the development process. Gentoo provides its
users with a high-profile base system on which the user can do what he wants,
instead of use what we provide. 

For a template, I think a combination of the terms "development" and
"choice" would be what users should feel when looking at the slide.

Wkr,
	Sven Vermeulen

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Roadmap submitted
-- Sven Vermeulen
Templates..more of.
-- Simon P. Hough
Re: Templates..more of.
-- Sven Vermeulen
Re: Templates..more of.
-- Simon P. Hough
Future done..
-- Simon P. Hough
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