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Re: Importing tmux into base

On Fri, Feb 11, 2011 at 07:13:12PM -0500, Christopher Berardi wrote:

> What I might like to see happen is to have some installation
> "options". I can readily think of 3 types of options from the types
> of applications users have indicated here that they use NetBSD for
> beyond what is currently offered in the system installation:

It is also interesting to note that we already provide different
sets for installation such as base.tgz, comp.tgz, etc.  No one
seems to complain that X11 is not part of a minimalist install and
yet we do provide sets for it.  And certainly, a C compiler is not
necessary when you are setting up a compiler but it is more convenient
to maintain the C compiler as part of the src tree and package it
up as a different set than it is to maintain it in pkgsrc.

And so, there are more than two options for any particular piece of

    Roland Dowdeswell                      http://Imrryr.ORG/~elric/

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