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Re: where do NEW packages go?

On Sun, May 19, 2002 at 01:52:33PM -0700, Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
> Jeroen Dekkers <jeroen@dekkers.cx> writes:
> > I didn't invent this thermology. But don't blame it on us, we weren't
> > the one who tried to fork the GNU system.
> Um, I don't think anybody tried to fork the GNU system.

I consider GNU/Linux a fork. And that system has 275 distributions all
inventing the wheel. If you talk about wasting time, I'm happy our
fork() isn't that optimized. :-)

> Geez, all free software is nice to have.  Let's not get into pointless
> arguments in which one free software project is trying to beat another
> into the dust.  Such things are horrible distractions.

I've a different opinion about that.

Jeroen Dekkers
Jabber ID: jdekkers@jabber.org  IRC ID: jeroen@openprojects
GNU supporter - http://www.gnu.org

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