FAM wants to remove *lots* of stuff on breezy!

Mike Bird mgb-ubuntu at yosemite.net
Wed Oct 26 16:53:40 UTC 2005

On Wed, 2005-10-26 at 08:11, Dennis Kaarsemaker wrote:
> On wo, 2005-10-26 at 10:06 -0500, Rich Duzenbury wrote:
> > I was attempting to install FAM on a breezy box today and it wants to
> > remove the world.   
> Fam is obsolete and buggy. Ubuntu uses gamin.

Has gamin's performance improved recently?  Fam efficiently handles IMAP
servers where gamin is orders of magnitude too slow.

FC3 defaults to gamin but you can still use fam from FC2 without
conflict.  Why does Ubuntu need to erase the world when fam is

--Mike Bird

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