Subject: Re: road map for new immigrants?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
Date: 09/15/1998 09:57:45
Richard Earnshaw <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> A proper bootstrap system should (in my opinion):
> Build a minimal set of tools that are needed to compile the rest of
> the tree
> Install them somewhere out of the way
> Use the minimal set to build and install everything else.
> Be able to do everything (except the final install) without needing
> to run as root.
I second that opinion, especially the last point. 8-)
Chris Demetriou - email@example.com - http://www.netbsd.org/People/Pages/cgd.html
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.
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