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Re: dhc* in NetBSD 7.0

On Wed, Mar 20, 2013 at 03:37:53PM -0500, David Young wrote:
> The question reminds me of a general concern about NetBSD, that it is
> contracting around an ill-defined "core" set of functionality due to
> a housecleaning compulsion or nostalgia.  Meanwhile there are poor
> guidelines for ever adding anything.  ISTM that you cannot make a system
> both useful, consistent & integrated, AND vanishingly small.

I'll believe that NetBSD is "contracting around X" when I see evidence
that by the most obvious measure -- size -- NetBSD is actually "contracting".


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