Re: XML RedHat and Debian Package Creation
Andrew Dvorak wrote:
> I've been asked by Kevin Fox <email@example.com> to post to this list
> about an idea of a packaging program to ease the creation of Packages
> for all packaging systems.
> The general idea is that a file containing XML would be used to input
> all of the options needed to create a simple package. Then, a program,
> which has yet to be written, would interpret the XML and create the
> necessary files to create either a RedHat or Debian or other package.
> I realize that there may be some potential problems, but this may prove
> to be a valuable tool.
This sounds good. Thinking of the .deb part of it, it's not difficult.
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