XFce4 And Gentoo

edscott wilson garcia edscott at lunar-linux.org
Fri Dec 5 04:47:48 CET 2003

On Thu, 2003-12-04 at 16:08, The Matt wrote:
> On Thu, 2003-12-04 at 14:27, edscott wilson garcia wrote:
> > If I need to keep configuration for samba, lpr, user database, upsd
> > (nut), what would be the best path to migrate a server from RH to
> > Gentoo? 
> Hmm, good question.  I've only used Gentoo for more "desktop-like"
> boxes, so switching wasn't hard (just copying over files and
> directories).  My guess is, unless RH runs a modified version of a
> program, if shouldn't be too hard.  I mean, gentoo is pretty much
> pristine for most programs.  I do believe, though, that CUPS+samba is
> used more often/easily than lprng+samba, so that might cause problems.

I never could make the lpr->cups switch :-)

> You should ask this question at the Gentoo Forums here (probably in
> Installing Gentoo):
> http://forums.gentoo.org
> More likely than not, you'll get a pretty good answer.  I'm guessing a
> few people have done it and they can help.

Will do. Thanks!

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