Re: [PATCH] Single user linux

From: Daniel Stone (
Date: Tue Apr 24 2001 - 19:43:03 EST

On Tue, Apr 24, 2001 at 05:35:10PM -0700, Aaron Lehmann wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 25, 2001 at 10:32:46AM +1000, Daniel Stone wrote:
> > True, but then imagine trying to hack C (no, that's a CURLY BRACE, and a
> > tab! not space! you just broke my makefiles! aargh!), and compiling
> > Netfilter (it takes HOW MANY hours to compile init/main.c?!?) on a PDA.
> > Hrmz.
> I didn't say it was practical. But those PDA's are getting downright
> speedy. Much faster than UNIX workstations from days of old.

Please, oh please, tell me my machine would beat it on a "time make
bzImage". Else I'll do something really stupid. Like, get one for my
workstation and feel the improvement ;)
> Input is a big problem, but we'll leave that to technology (speech?
> microkeyboards?)

Aye - difference between space and tab. Broken Makefiles, anyone?

Daniel Stone
Linux Kernel Developer
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