pure server packages

Seth Vidal skvidal at fedoraproject.org
Mon Oct 5 17:32:49 UTC 2009

On Mon, 5 Oct 2009, Daniel Mach wrote:

> We should define the exact border of what's server and what's desktop
> (at least from FedoraServer perspective).
> I suppose that everything what runs on top of X is clear.
> But what about the rest?
> Dbus, hal, avahi, *Kits and others...
> The oldschool servers were definitely able to run without them,
> but are we able to draw a line here and really split server not to use
> these packages?

I think it would be a worthwhile effort to make sure we're not drawing in 
desktop-y components upon the install of dbus and *Kits. If they are, i 
don't think it is crazy to see about splitting those packages up more.


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