Re: Bastille linux : secure linux distribution
At 19:51 -0400 1999-06-03, Branden Robinson wrote:
On Thu, Jun 03, 1999 at 11:40:12PM +0200, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
The distribution will be based on Red Hat for several reasons:
2.The packaging format is good (does one critical thing which Debian
packages don't and which we need: multiple patches per package) though
not perfect. (Nothing is, though.)
Someone please ask these people to retract this vile slander.
Debian *CAN* support multiple patches per package *IF* the maintainer
chooses to do things that way. My proof?
apt-get source xfree86-1
(This implementation of source handling is thanks to Adam Heath.)
or apt-get source egcs or apt-get source glibc.
Joel Klecker (aka Espy) Debian GNU/Linux Developer