Installing a compiler by default

Jonathan Carter jonathan at
Fri Jun 9 14:19:01 BST 2006

Hi Matt

On Thu, 2006-06-08 at 09:44 -0700, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> I would like to propose that, beginning in Edgy, Ubuntu desktop systems
> (both live and installed) should, by default, include the set of packages
> necessary to compile simple C programs and Linux kernel modules.

That sounds great. I agree with you simply based on making 3rd party
drivers easier to install from source.


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