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A look at Gentoo 2004.2

A look at Gentoo 2004.2

Posted Aug 5, 2004 16:03 UTC (Thu) by alspnost (guest, #2763)
Parent article: A look at Gentoo 2004.2

I wonder when we'll see a release that uses the 2.6 kernel headers and NPTL out of the box? Of course, you can make use of these now - by doing some extra work at install time - but they're obviously not regarded as stable enough yet for the core release images.

I'm hoping that 2004.3 will run these out of the box - and will perhaps even be based on a gcc-3.4 base!

But whatever, I've been running on Gentoo for 18 months now, and I've never regretted it for a moment. It's "fun" in a geeky way, very clever, and has a vibrant user community. I've never had any significant problems with my system either.

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