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Re: [opensuse] harware compatibility
  • From: "Joseph M. Gaffney" <CuCullin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2006 13:54:42 -0500
  • Message-id: <200602151354.42378.CuCullin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 15 February 2006 13:39, Kenneth Schneider wrote:
> On Wed, 2006-02-15 at 13:34 -0500, Joseph M. Gaffney wrote:
> > On Wednesday 15 February 2006 13:18, jdd wrote:
> > >>Joseph M. Gaffney wrote:
> > >> You can't have a single distro that does everything
> > >
> > >why not :-).
> >
> > Because it isn't practical. Look at Debian... its stable, works on a
> > variety of platforms.... and development is racing along at the speed of
> > a turtle with 3 broken legs.
>
> Ahh. I see you missed the smiley. We know it isn't practical or
> economical for one distro to support -all- of the platforms out there.
> Now if you know someone with a few 100 million $ they want to contribute
> to the cause perhaps something could be done.
>
> :-)

Well with the paragraph following that comment, I don't think jdd considers it
impractical at all.

And if I knew someone with a few hundred million... I'd be at home right now
playing with all my toys, instead of working :)

Joseph M. Gaffney
aka CuCullin

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