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Re: where is /etc/hosts supposed to come from?

Vincent Lefevre <vincent@vinc17.org> writes:

> Even if Debian has its own patches to match its policy, end users are
> still allowed to compile software from upstream (this is what I do for
> Mutt, because I have my own patches), and they expect such software to
> work.

If you expect the software you use to be properly integrated with the
Debian system, you should use the Debian packages.  That's kind of the
whole point of what we're all doing here.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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