Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: udev and /usr
Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2011 06:42:30
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: udev and /usr by Rich Freeman
On Fri, Sep 16, 2011 at 09:59, Rich Freeman wrote:
> I'm a bit concerned that the future of linux on the desktop is going to be > one where your choices are things like Android, ChromeOS, Ubuntu, Gnome OS, > or a "KDE OS."  Each one would have its own package managers, repositories, > distros, APIs, etc.  Clearly there is some benefit from the vertical > integration (Android and ChromeOS have a very high level of polish, and > Ubuntu is approaching this often by just writing their own stuff).  Instead > of working to influence other projects (which can be frustrating), big > distros are looking to just eliminate dependencies outside of themselves. > This will be a big challenge for a smaller distro like Gentoo.  Obviously we > can't just go write our own Wayland replacement, even if we did essentially > make our own "systemd" of sorts.
you're aware the ChromeOS is built on top of / with Gentoo right ? -mike


Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: udev and /usr Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o>
Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: udev and /usr Rich Freeman <rich0@g.o>