Subject: Re: uucp [was: Re: Removing cvs from basesrc.]
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/11/2000 09:51:54
On Mon, 11 Dec 2000, Hubert Feyrer wrote:

: > > P.S.: Does ANYONE use UUCP today? Seriously?
: > YES, please keep it in the base system.
: Not that I intend to use it, but why not use a pkg?

Se the same (solvable!) arguments against removing RCS.

(We don't have a pkgized base system; Sysinst is not capable of installing
pkgs; We don't build certain packages as a release requirement;  UUCP has
been in the base system forever.)

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