Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sun 10th Oct 2004 05:47 UTC, submitted by Andrew
Slackware, Slax This is a message from Patrick Volkerding in regards to his thoughts on Gnome and Slackware. It was originally posted on the Dropline Gnome Forum. Editor's note: Pat has made similar comments to me as well regarding Gnome's bugs and maintainance problems.
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Re: The good and the bad.
by Anonymous on Sun 10th Oct 2004 08:03 UTC

> Someone could just package Gnome insto source tarballs like that, but uprgading would become a bandwidth intensive affair.

How that? I bet the whole size would be reduced because the auto* stuff is less duplicated.