Re: XEmacs, TeX, and Re: Lengthy Debian install procedures
- To: Branden Robinson <email@example.com>
- Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: XEmacs, TeX, and Re: Lengthy Debian install procedures
- From: Stephen Zander <email@example.com>
- Date: 01 Oct 1998 08:43:10 -0700
- Message-id: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- In-reply-to: Branden Robinson's message of "Wed, 30 Sep 1998 20:57:58 -0400"
- References: <Pine.LNX.3.96.980930130832.14805Bemail@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org> <19980930205758.B5598@purdue.edu>
>>>>> "Branden" == Branden Robinson <email@example.com> writes:
Branden> That and the fact that you really can expect to find GNU
Branden> emacs and TeX on just about any Unix system in the world,
Branden> regardless of vendor, which is part of the definition of
Branden> the standard priority.
Show me where, in the shipped versions of AIX, Solaris, HP-UX,
SGI.... (you get the picture) there exists an emacs package *or* a Tex
Perl is really designed more for the guys that will hack Perl at least
20 minutes a day for the rest of their career. TCL/Python is more a
"20 minutes a week", and VB is probably in that "20 minutes a month"
group. :) -- Randal Schwartz