build-essential

Scott James Remnant scott at netsplit.com
Sat Sep 4 20:03:55 CDT 2004


On Sun, 2004-09-05 at 10:41 +1000, Jeff Waugh wrote:

> <quote who="Scott James Remnant">
> 
> > > I welcome actively choosing to install a set of development tools.
> >
> > But we don't have this functionality yet, and won't have it for warty.
> > Until that time I think it'll more surprising that we *don't* have basic
> > development tools than if we do.
> 
> build-essential, on its own, is not useful for the majority of cases where
> you want to build something. So you're going to have to install other things
> anyway. It's easy to draw a clear line here. :-)
> 
Draw deformed rabbit, it's my favourite <g>

Scott
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