Subject: Re: gimp depends on emacs?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
Date: 05/04/1999 16:36:46
In article <Pine.NEB.firstname.lastname@example.org>,
Jim Wise <email@example.com> writes:
> is a package allowed to work around poor build-tool decisions by the
> original software vendor?
Yes, why not.
> You seem to argue that we should not,
No, I only say that is not appropriate to prebuild files and hope that
they will look the same on all possible target systems.
> are we going to do anything about it?
I doubt that we will ever see something except a broken kludge by Berndt.
Matthias Scheler http://home.owl.de/~tron/