[linux-elitists] compile perhaps or not.
Thu Oct 7 18:08:01 PDT 1999
Is it just me, or does nearly everyone in the world running Mandrake have
a Red-Hat based disty that can barely compile anything?
3 packages I've tried so far, and I can't tell whether Mandrakesoft or the
software package maintainers are the right crew to flame. I mean, what can
you say about people who can't be bothered to use the scripts available on
the open net to make .debs and .rpms, anyway.
Of course I finally blew these off, went to rpmfind.net, and delved until I
found working RPMs. *somebody* out there was able to bother. But I'd still
like a clearer test of my compilation environment.
In the more pleasant amusement category, a friend of mine has an enjoyable
David H. Wolfskill email@example.com
As a computing professional, I believe it would be unethical for me to
advise, recommend, or support the use (save possibly for personal
amusement) of any product that is or depends on any Microsoft product.
I figured y'all would get a kick from that.
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' | ` Sysadmin Support and Training | (800) 938-4078
Scotty: Captain, we din' can reference it!
Kirk: Analysis, Mr. Spock?
Spock: Captain, it doesn't appear in the symbol table.
Kirk: Then it's of external origin?
Kirk: Mr. Sulu, go to pass two.
Sulu: Aye aye, sir, going to pass two.
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