* Kris Kennaway <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> [2004-04-22 17:41]: > On Thu, Apr 22, 2004 at 08:31:42PM -0400, Chiang Seng Chang wrote: > > not a question but may be its not such a good idea after all to install kde > > from port on a p2-400, still compiling after 10 hours... > > It'll be going for a while yet. The smart thing to do on slow > hardware is to install from packages. > > Kris
Nothing wrong with letting the machine 'stretch it's legs' ever now and then. 'make buildworld' takes 75 hours on my 50Mhz ISA bus box. It's not a good idea because your patience runs out, but I don't believe it's necessarily a bad idea. -- Joshua OJ! Morphine! Lobo! OJ! Morphine! Lobo! -- Lisa, Bart, and Homer Simpson _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"