Some packages I'd like to see added

Jeremy Utley jeremy at
Thu Dec 30 06:12:54 PST 2004

Randy McMurchy wrote:

> Jeremy Utley wrote:
>> You add stuff that very FEW people will ever need to touch, like 
>> Apache ANT, Sysstat.  You've got 6 different web browsers included in 
>> BLFS, but no messaging.  People ask us on the irc support WHY there's 
>> not instructions for this stuff in BLFS.
> These things need to come to BLFS support and *not* the irc support.

Oh joy, here we go, another battle about the work we do on IRC.  You do 
realize that we do support BLFS issues on IRC as well, right?

> And last I heard, the book was frozen on new packages until after
> the release of 6.0. I already have a messaging client planned for
> installation, but I'm holding off any new packages at the request
> of Bruce.
Understood....See my other post - I always intended this to be post-6.0 
release - just throwing it out for discussion.


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