[rant] keeping policy in HAL

Michel Dänzer michel at tungstengraphics.com
Mon Dec 1 17:12:16 PST 2008

On Mon, 2008-12-01 at 01:39 -0800, David Miller wrote:
> I'm not against any of this stuff, I'm against it being
> done by default which breaks things on existing systems
> that try to build GIT xorg and help you guys test things.

In the particular case of --disable-builtin-fonts, I think 'only
built-in core fonts or only non-built-in core fonts' is simply not a
useful choice. It should use non-built-in fonts as available but fall
back to the built-in fonts.

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |          http://tungstengraphics.com
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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