Re: USE flags ??
On Tue, Oct 26, 2004 at 08:40:00PM +0000, Nick Smith wrote:
> i use gentoo primarily now because i like the feeling that every piece
> of software on my system from the bootstrap up is compiled for my
> hardware aka p4, every debian binary is built for a 386 machine to keep
> compatibility! and on top of that a stable debian release takes years!
> dont get me wrong i use to be die hard debian because of apt-get but i
> have seen the light, emerge is way more powerful then apt and overall
> system performance is far superior because you compile everything from
> scratch for your system, debian was great when i was a newby and didnt
> know how linux worked and it was great for a system that just worked,
> that is of course if you can over look all the apt problems, do an
> apt-get dist-upgrade and your entire system crashes, thats always nice.
> i still like them both and still run both on servers, and i even
> compared the two on two separate mail servers, and getnoo blew debian
> away hands down on performance. try it for yourself and you will see.
> just dont try a stage 1 on a 386 or you will literally be there for
> almost a week watching it compile. it is designed for the power user
> and for faster machines.
Typical gentoo idiot. Gentoo is nice in some ways, but you've listed
none of them. Go away.
Blast you and your estrogenical treachery!