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____/ Gregory Shearman on Thursday 25 Aug 2011 03:31 : \____
> On 2011-08-25, Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> ____/ Gregory Shearman on Thursday 25 Aug 2011 00:38 : \____
>>> On 2011-08-24, Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>> Compiling stuff on Ubuntu has so far been easier for me than on
>>>> Debian (cyrus at least).
>>> Compiling stuff on Gentoo "just works". The toolchain is the most
>>> important set of packages on the system.
>> Not sure it's any different from the rest. I was told many ages ago
>> that Gentoo is "for ricers".
> You "were told" wrong. Gentoo is for those who require flexibility and
> versatility. eg why have support for *every* language on Earth installed
> in your applications?
I just heard about people who had a hard time with Gentoo.
~~ Best of wishes
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