dependency explosions

Mathieu Arnold mat at
Mon Oct 3 12:14:17 UTC 2016

Le 01/10/2016 à 04:35, Julian Elischer a écrit :
> There is a need for a "minimum" install of a lot of packages.

Some dependencies are often optional, and can be unchecked by running
make config.

> Such a 'minimum' install should probably be the default when coming in
> as a dependency, as
> there is an increasing tendency to configure things with all the bells
> and whistles.

The bare minimum will never be the default.  The default is what will
fit most people, so that they can use our packages out of the box.

Mathieu Arnold

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