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Gentoo rc scripts

Gentoo rc scripts

Posted Dec 6, 2003 18:23 UTC (Sat) by irf (guest, #17606)
In reply to: Gentoo rc scripts by stalione
Parent article: The Success of Gentoo

stalione, what good is emerge -k when envtually, one has to do it the
gentoo way, that is compile from source? GRP install may be a swift way
to get going, but, at the end of the day, the gentoo way rules. and this is the
strength of gentoo linux


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Gentoo rc scripts

Posted Dec 7, 2003 0:51 UTC (Sun) by Rroet (guest, #17618) [Link]

Well, actually the use of emerge -k is quite broad. Mind you when people are developing modules ontop of xfree. They'd be damn stupid if they hadden't build a binary package of xfree. Once they screw things up it's nice to reinstall their latest binary build instead of compiling for over an hour ;)


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