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Re: HOWTO enhance Debian by removing HAL

On Sat, Aug 01, 2009 at 01:29:56PM +0200, Dirk wrote:
> Hello,
> i would like to start a thread where everyone posts his solution for  
> removing HAL or says why "nanny-features" like HAL shouldn't be enforced  
> in Linux.
> Disable HAL in Xorg on Debian / Ubuntu
> http://www.larsen-b.com/Article/341.html
> Disable automatic polling of CD/DVD-ROM drives to save power (and time)
> http://blogs.koolwal.net/2009/07/24/tip-disable-automatic-polling-of-cd-roms-to-save-power/
> I wonder why people who need "nanny-features" like HAL refuse to just  
> use windows instead.

Hmmm ... convenience? 

If you push such thought, ...  Why even have X ... we can edit
everything by ed command.  No vi(m), no emacs, .... and few essential
packages only will get to use Debian.  

Have fun.


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