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Matan Peled wrote:
>Well, first of all, top-posting sucks, especially in a thread which has already
>begun as bottom-posting.
What are you talking about ?
>Second, the whole idea is to do this for non-connected systems. Meaning, a
>solution not involving the Internet... =)
If you're refering to the fact that the person doesn't have an internet
connection when he wants to view this information throught the emerge
interface, then you're wrong. When you want to install or you're just
searching for a package you're using the emerge interface , when you
need more info you have to 1) open your browser 2) type in the url (if
you're lucky you know the url or it's in your browsers cache) 3) search
for the package on the website , while instead you could just do
something like emerge --desc package. Now what's quicker and makes more
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