Re: The LSB and packages
At 12:31 PM -0700 7/21/98, Shaleh wrote:
>Well I can not speak for everyone. However Bruce was rather adamant
>about not supporting any one packaging format. He was just as emphatic
>about not supporting GNOME or KDE. He wants a standard known list of
>libs and binaries. In known places. Preferably with the same sonames
>so RH and Debian and others can share binaries. Right now we can't.
Why can't we? What are the current barriers?
Aren't there any tools to convert between the two formats? I thought there
was at least one. Functionality might suffer deb -> rpm...
And then there's the FHS compliance issues and differences, if any.
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