Re: but I want the GNU versions of packages
This one time, at band camp, Dan Jacobson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Last year I discovered mawk sitting there until I banished it away with
> apt-get install gawk.
Mawk is smaller and faster, so it makes sense that it's the default
awk for a base system. Even in the GNU installer packages for the Hurd,
the default awk is mawk rather than gawk.
"Man is the only creature capable of hating itself" -- Governor of Japan
in The End of Evangelion