Subject: Re: Why would I pay for Ximian software?
From: "Perry E. Metzger" <>
Date: 28 Dec 2001 11:06:43 -0500

Ben Laurie <> writes:
> The impossibility was caused by a required component that I simply
> couldn't find the source for. So I guess not. I'd be interested to know
> whether anyone has built it from source?

It is trivial to build Evolution using tools like the FreeBSD/NetBSD
package system (which is designed to automatically build huge amounts
of software from source.) I'm not sure it would be pleasant to build
without such a system.

Perry E. Metzger
NetBSD Development, Support & CDs.