Gentoo Archives: gentoo-releng

From: Jason Wever <weeve@g.o>
To: gentoo-releng@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-releng] x86 and ppc stages built
Date: Mon, 29 Dec 2003 22:16:52
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-releng] x86 and ppc stages built by Daniel Robbins
On Mon, 29 Dec 2003 11:09:21 -0700
Daniel Robbins <drobbins@g.o> wrote:

> Then can we keep all the comments, etc in "make.conf.example" and keep > make.conf as it is now with catalyst? > > We make.conf.example is made the new "exhaustive comment" version, then > this solves the clutter problem and complex catalyst issues and also > keeps the settings close enough to be useful. For example, the user > could cp /etc/make.conf.example /etc/make.conf if he wants, or cut and > paste from one to the other.
That sounds better to me as well. That way it also accomidates the users who can't/won't/aren't online when they update packages (think modem users who fetch all packages to build, and then build). -- Jason Wever Gentoo/Sparc Team Co-Lead