Re: Glibc-based Debian GNU/KNetBSD
On Mon, Dec 01, 2003 at 03:10:28PM -0500, Perry E.Metzger wrote:
> If one wants Linux, there is Linux, and one doesn't need to do any
> work. If one wants to marry the advantages of NetBSD with the Debian
> tools, then getting rid of the interesting things about NetBSD won't
> achieve the desired result. glibc has never struck me as especially
> stunningly nifty, but I suppose others have their own tastes.
This is not about the Debian tools, you can have Debian tools even on NetBSD
and get them into the ports collection.
It's about the GNU libc and userland, which are the standard in Debian and
I see no reason to replace them.
"[..] but the delight and pride of Aule is in the deed of making, and in the
thing made, and neither in possession nor in his own mastery; wherefore he
gives and hoards not, and is free from care, passing ever on to some new work."
-- J.R.R.T, Ainulindale (Silmarillion)