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Re: debconf template translation

On Mon, Mar 03, 2003 at 09:45:51AM +1300, Nick Phillips wrote:

> * We should not be requiring all systems (or even archives) to install 20 or
> more (just a guess) times the amount of textual data that most will need. For
> some packages this will be significant, for others not.

This is the same problem as not installing documentation and very
similar to the problems with NFS sharing parts of the filesystem.

> In my ideal world, you would be able to list (once) the languages that
> you wanted to have on your system (and where to get them from), and
> from then on you'd hardly notice that you weren't just getting everything
> from the one package each time.

Until you decide to just download a .deb of something.

"You grabbed my hand and we fell into it, like a daydream - or a fever."

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