Re: DEITY TEAM -- REQUEST FOR FUNCTIONALITY and COMMENTS
In message <[🔎] firstname.lastname@example.org> you wrote:
>Adam Shand writes:
>> This is *just* to get newbies installed and working. I'd do something
>> like have 3 options.
>> ...and a full install ( the two before plus X windows).
>Thus the the true newbie, who wants most of all to dial up her ISP and use
>her browser, is forced to do a full install.
>1) Basic Unix, with enough dev stuff to compile a kernel. *No* networking.
>2) 1), plus basic networking (MTA & MUA, but no servers).
For a newbie who only wants to pop his mail Netscrape? :)
Actually the idea of meta-packages was kinda nice and easily incorporated
into the existing dependencies mechanism.