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Re: Why code your own library?
>That's OK for binary distributions - but for source distributions,
>it's hopeless. How would I make a self-extracting executable
>for all of x86, Alpha, PowerPC, MIPS, SPARC, etc?
Yes, I was thinking about that. That's why it
could only be a binary distribution. But, instead
of shar utils, what if we had something for real
lamers? Instead of a huge script, a program
that runs on X, like an rWin installation wizard,
or ncurses. Maybe tcl/tk is a good idea.