Re: Help! Not able to mount FAT filesystems
Patrick Finnegan <email@example.com> writes:
> On Friday 26 August 2005 04:48, William XWL wrote:
>> Patrick Finnegan <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> > <RANT>
>> > Sven, if you read all of his problem, you'll see it has nothing to
>> > do with not having FAT compiled into his kernel. It'd be nice if
>> > you would stop chastising people for compiling their own kernel
>> > instead of using a debian supplied one... expecting people running
>> > an open-source OS to not compile software themselves seems silly.
>> You're using debian, right? Do you compile all the softwares
> When it suits me to compile things myself, I do. Kernels tend to be
> useful things to self-compile. Things like "ls" are generally a waste
> of time to recompile. It seems silly to insist that people using an
> OpenSource thing like Debian *shouldn't* compile things themselves
> though. It's just a rant, try not to get off your rocker if you
> disagree with me.
Hmm, okay, just a rant. Actually for me, kernel seems to be the only one
thing that i've to compile myself in debian. Well, i do wish someday
there could be a more flexible pre-compiled kernel, so as to save time.