Re^2: RPM (Was Re: Deity project schedule problems)
Am 23.09.97 schrieb davidw # cks.com ...
DW> Questions of which is better or worse appart, RPM is released under the
DW> GPL. Of course the one redhat releases is probably the accepted
DW> 'standard', and therefore, modification of it to meet our needs might be
DW> troublesome. But I don't know enough to really judge.
We shouldn't use RPM, because it produces a lot of problems. For example a
lot of users reported problems to install a Redhat package on an SuSE
These distributions use the same package system, but not the same
directory structure and the same package names. If a user downloads a DEB
package, he could be sure, that this package will work with the Debian
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