[linux-elitists] Dependency management [Was: DOTGNU]

Jeff Waugh jdub@perkypants.org
Thu Jan 3 00:17:55 PST 2002

<quote who="Samantha Atkins">

> Why can't really effective tools be made that find all the missing
> relevant pieces that aren't part of the distro of RH or KDE without my
> having to scurry all over creation finding the pieces and the pieces they
> demand until I quit in frustration and wait for the newest distro that is
> as much or more up-to-date than what I was trying to build?  I am very
> experienced and unusually patient but I still find this situation a
> disgrace.  There has to be a better way.
> Anyone have one?

You've almost written yourself a prescription for a large dose Debian.

- Jeff

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