Re: [email@example.com: XFree 4.0 on Potato]
Javier, PLEASE do not send mail to Branden. This is mentioned in numerous
I have a HOWTO up at
This should have enough instructions for you to build Branden's deb source
packages on a potato system.
On Mon, Oct 23, 2000 at 08:36:27AM -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> From: Javier Viñuales Gutiérrez <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: Branden Robinson <email@example.com>
> Subject: XFree 4.0 on Potato
> Date: Mon, 23 Oct 2000 11:09:34 +0200
> Delivered-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Delivered-To: email@example.com
> Message-ID: <20001023110934.A15314@ctv>
> User-Agent: Mutt/1.0.1i
> X-Operating-System: Linux akela 2.2.17
> Hello Branden, my name is Javier Viñuales and I'm the head of a software and
> documentation project called "Proyecto La Espiral". We are making a set of
> packages to update and extend the capabilities of Debian GNU/'Kernel' 'Stable
> Version' (today only Linux kernel has a CD La Espiral made but we are
> working on HURD... stable version?, well, you know, isn't it? :-)).
> Meny people had asked us for a XFree 4.0 distribution to install on Debian
> GNU/Linux 2.2 but we don't know if this is very difficult or not because the
> dependences of another packages which are in Woody but aren't in Potato, is
> all right?.
> We'll thank any help from you.
> PS: Sorry, my english is horrible :-??
> Javier Viñuales Gutiérrez <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Webs: http://www.ctv.es/USERS/vigu Personal
> PGP public key: http://www.ctv.es/USERS/vigu/vigu.pubkey
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