Re: [dev] [OFFTOPIC] Recommended meta-build system

From: Noah Birnel <>
Date: Wed, 27 Jan 2010 06:48:22 -0800

On Wed, Jan 27, 2010 at 07:43:22AM +0000, Anselm R Garbe wrote:
> In my observation one should stick to one platform, which is nowadays
> Linux+common libraries (most of the time) when packaging some source
> code. In >90% of all cases it will work fine, because the other 95% of
> users use Linux as well and the 5% remainder either uses some BSD
> where the likelihood is high that it'll just compile as well and some
> <<1% users will use some exotic platform where we shouldn't bother at
> all if it'll work or not.

Those are amazing percentages.


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