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Nicholas Clark
October 6, 2003 14:20
Re: Hidden dependencies?
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On Mon, Oct 06, 2003 at 09:23:16PM +0100, Alan Burlison wrote:

> I split it because it was too big to fit into the Solaris miniroot (install 
> boot) image.  It was arbitrary, and I would like to see a standard way of 
> doing this.

Both Hugo and I would like to see a way of splitting perl down,
particularly "as small as possible"
(but still able to fetch and build everything else.
 You can go 1 smaller, and rely on an OS package manager to do the fetch bit)

There's a list about this but little is happening:

Most importantly Jos and myself actually volunteered to do something.
(with witnesses. How stupid can you get?)
So we should get somewhere at some point.

Nicholas Clark

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