Recommended Dependencies [was: Re: r5444 ]

Tushar Teredesai sukucorp at gmail.com
Sun Dec 18 12:58:48 PST 2005


On 12/18/05, Randy McMurchy <randy at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> My thoughts are we offer a technical solution to building packages
> from the source code. However, the technical accuracy is being
> distorted. Dependencies are being recommended (and the instructions
> modified accordingly) on now what appears to be emotional and/or
> opinionated decisions.

I agree. I think the book should go back to Required and optional
dependencies. Notes can be put for the optional dependencies if they
disable some important functionality.

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Tushar Teredesai
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