Re: Distributions vs kernel development
From: Grzegorz Kulewski
Date: Sun May 09 2004 - 04:01:44 EST
On Sun, 9 May 2004, Rene Rebe wrote:
> On: Sun, 9 May 2004 08:07:06 +0100,
> John Bradford <john@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > Since other use this chance to propose already well known
> > > distributions
> > To be honest, why use a distribution at all, or if you do use one, why worry
> > about 'following' it after installation, instead of using it as a base from
> > which to do your own thing?
> In this case you might want to know that ROCK Linux is not yet another
> distribution but a distribution build kit including and build system
> to rebuild the whole distribution in a sorted and clean manner.
> And no, it is not like Gentoo where you need to rebuild on each box or
You have binary packages in Gentoo so you can build once for many
machines. All you need is to add one option to /etc/make.conf.
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