Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: Luca Barbato <lu_zero@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Let's redesign the entire filesystem!
Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2012 05:19:31
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Let's redesign the entire filesystem! by Greg KH
On 3/14/12 4:37 PM, Greg KH wrote:
> Not really, I don't think we support systems without udev anymore, > right? And we get away with a lot of these different "options" at > compile time, which makes it easier than what Debian has to handle, so > perhaps it's not a fair comparison.
I think we support systems with launchd and devd quite well and we'd love to support even some more.
> Sure, but that doesn't mean that the packages that are being merged will > actually work :)
Only if upstream really wants to break them... And that is the perceived situation, exacerbated by the past experience with a certain audio daemon trying to do too much at the same time. lu