Re: "dselect" replacement team
On Thu, 10 Apr 1997, Brian C. White wrote:
> > I hope that you'll separate the front-end from the back-end (the
> > library which actually calculates dependancies, reads the databases,
> > installs software). That way more front-ends will be possbile to be
> > added later on, and still share the core logic in one shared library.
> > I'm not talking just about little utilities, but a (C++ classes?)
> > library.
> I'd like to do text, X, and web interfaces. They'll all look about the
> same, hopefully.
I would like to see it move to eventually replace dpkg itself so we can
actually begin to move forward with Debians Packaging system. I doubt
anything like that would happen for a while though :>