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Date: Fri, 29 Mar 2002 12:43:10 -0500
From: Christopher Faylor <cgf AT redhat DOT com>
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Subject: Re: more and base
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On Fri, Mar 29, 2002 at 11:03:53AM -0500, Charles Wilson wrote:
>Robert Collins wrote:
>
>
>>>> Can we remove more from base?
>>>>
>>> More is what? 3k? I'd love to have had it in the base install  when
>>>  I installed my cygwin -
>>>
>>
>> I support having a pager in the default install (which !=
>> base!!!!!!!)
>
>Base: cygwin is non-functional and completely broken(*) unless each and
>every package in Base is installed.
>
>'more' is not a requirement for a functioning cygwin installation.
>Therefore it shouldn't go in Base.  (Yes, there are a few other packages
>in Base that probably don't belong there, but that's an issue for
>another day).

Ok.  I thought that the consensus was for more to be in Base.  I didn't
think it should go their either but I thought I was the only one arguing
against it.  I've removed it from Base.

cgf

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