With a source-based distribution, each software is tied in one single
package, I mean the source, that you can customize according to your
needs with the USE flags (I am thinking about portage, a package
Sorry, I don't understand any of that in concrete terms.
Dr Richard Stallman
President, Free Software Foundation
51 Franklin St
Boston MA 02110
Skype: No way! That's nonfree (freedom-denying) software.
Use free telephony http://directory.fsf.org/category/tel/