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Re: System requirements

> Can you explain briefly why my Hurd installation would appear to work
> Just Fine, even though `$(default-pager)' only appears in comments?

Luck.  It should in theory work to have no default pager (though that means
you cannot use `swapon' at run time either), but there are likely some
quirky assumptions being broken by that, and Thomas and I will be
Completely Unsurprised if trying to run without a default pager screws up
and/or dies in weird ways.

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