OT: "Best" Linux Distro?
trixter at oldskool.org
Thu Dec 1 20:18:36 CST 2005
Roger Merchberger wrote:
> Insert CD in machine with 'Net connectivity, hit "go", wait a bunch
> whilst it downloads lots of stuff & patches it with insecure shiznit,
Be fair now -- what makes it insecure and your stuff secure?
> Yea, I'm kinda cynical about the whole emerge thingy, but seeing how
Hopefully that doesn't extend to FreeBSD's /ports system. I loved that a
decade ago and I still do.
> Gentoo bastardizes qmail and then the poor buggers ask why they're
> having problems because they know nothing about the whole deal...
Well, who in their right mind would run qmail??? Last I checked, messages in
the queue must have filenames that match their inode numbers -- excuse me? How
am I supposed to backup/restore the queue?
Jim Leonard (trixter at oldskool.org) http://www.oldskool.org/
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