Re: [dev] Distribution

From: Kurt H Maier <>
Date: Sat, 4 Jun 2011 10:05:40 -0400

On Sat, Jun 4, 2011 at 8:25 AM, Ethan Grammatikidis <> wrote:
> Having done it (a long time ago) I have to agree. It's fine up to a point, but that point leaves you able to run little more than what you can in Plan 9. You get more hardware compatibility than with Plan 9 of course, but that brings me to Linux kernel configuration, which as far as I'm concerned is now far too much work in itself. Half the reason I use a distro is for the kernel configuration!

This is the first time I've ever heard anyone say this. Configuring a
linux kernel is much easier than, say, packaging it. There's also
'make allyesconfig'.

# Kurt H Maier
Received on Sat Jun 04 2011 - 16:05:40 CEST

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