Re: Build system (was: SVG format in ...)

<quote who="Marcin Antczak">

> You are assuming that every possible application for gtk/gnome is
> available in binary form for my distribution what in my opinion is not
> true.
> I use RH 9 which is (I think) most popular linux distribution, but I still
> have to build/compile/whatever a lot of applications.

Well, to be honest, that is a problem with your distribution. My distro does
not keep me wanting for software. :-)

> And more - what if I want to have application with different options
> than it is by default?

Then the application is broken.

- Jeff

-- 2004: Adelaide, Australia
                              <boc> man i rule
                       <bram> boc: how do you rule?
                            <boc> with authority

[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]