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Re: Bug#189370: acknowledged by developer (irrelevant)

On Mon, 21 Apr 2003 17:53:09 +0900 (JST), Atsuhito Kohda <kohda@pm.tokushima-u.ac.jp> said: 

> From: Manoj Srivastava <srivasta@debian.org> Subject: Re:
> Bug#189370: acknowledged by developer (irrelevant) Date: Mon, 21 Apr
> 2003 02:18:35 -0500

>> So you do not understand the value of being compatible with other
>> TeX installations? You think it is not arrogant for Debian to
>> assume the rest of the world also runs Debian?

> I can't understand why you said this so repeatedly.

> The current texmf.cnf of Debian is completely the same as the one
> upstream teTeX provided, if no local modification files are put in
> /etc/texmf/texmf.d/ There is no specific for Debian at all.

> In this sense, it should be completely compatible with other TeX
> systems.

	I see. So the statement shoulkd be modified to: We are
 interoperable and compatible as long as every one else runs Debian,
 or if the local admin never modifies a configuration file.

	And you think somehow this system is adequate?

Do you know the difference between a yankee and a damyankee?  A yankee
comes south to *_____visit*.
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