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Re: switching remaining platforms to modular X by default
On Mon, Jun 03, 2013 at 09:57:02AM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> 3) we need a good way to cross-compile X11 libraries and basic tools
> (e.g. xterm, twm). The server alone is useless.
4) We need to hook the (few) people that work on X for strange hardware
to pkgsrc X. And catch up with all the native changes.
But Manuel's point is the show-stopper for that.
Most people here probably never tried to use pkgsrc on anything with <
1 GHz cpu. Compiling Firefox C++ code with gcc is blindingly fast on
such machines compared to make grinding through pkgsrc makefiles.
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