Git has too many freaking dependencies
loupgaroublond at gmail.com
Fri Feb 15 16:25:56 UTC 2008
On Fri, Feb 15, 2008 at 11:19 AM, Daniel P. Berrange
<berrange at redhat.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 15, 2008 at 11:13:45AM -0500, Yaakov Nemoy wrote:
> > Hey list,
> > Before I go and submit a bug, I would like to ask why git requires
> > that i install so many dependencies? Apparently, to manage files, git
> > requires no less than CVS, Subversion, emacs-common and emacs-git, and
> > tk. Below is a log from yum. I'm not complaining too much as I will
> > need these tools too, but it strikes me as very odd that git requires
> > that I have not only a working kitchen sink, but a dishwasher, and
> > servants to load it every day.
> If you don't want it all then don't install it.
> If you just need the core git commands, then just install 'git-core'
Thanks for the fast answers. Glad to know it's not actually a bug.
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