Moving features from HEAD to testing
jeremy at jutley.org
Sun May 16 01:33:51 PDT 2004
Don Smith wrote:
> Jeremy Utley wrote:
>> The same could be said for a new readline that simply added additional
>> functionality - it's similar to the reason we use a system-installed
>> zlib for
>> XFree86 instead of the XFree86 internal zlib.
> If I am not mistaken, the impetus for including zlib was that gcj
> required it to work with jar files. The common uses elsewhere were
> just gravy.
Nope, because LFS doesn't even build gcj. The reason for including
zlib in LFS was to support cramfs in util-linux (something that I don't
know of anyone who uses).
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