Re: Source of Debian wisdom
On Mon, Aug 20, 2007 at 01:04:15PM +0200, Mihamina (R12y) Rakotomandimby wrote:
> In _my_ opinion:
> Installing and using a distribution implies using its package manager.
> Or, if you dont want that, install LFS.
> Packaging is one of the strength of Linux distributions over than other
> But that's my personnal opinion.
The BSDs have pkg_add et. al. that fuction like apt-get et.al. I
haven't seen anything like aptitude's interactive. Of course the
details differ, but they do have commands that will either download and
install a pre-compiled binary (some call it a package, others a port) or
will download the sources, compile it, and install it with just the one