Re: OS-X, Fink, dpkg and a debian developer?
thanks, just wanted to take a trip down memory lane.
On Fri, 2001-11-16 at 03:52, Jules Bean wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 15, 2001 at 11:35:29PM -0500, Shaya Potter wrote:
> > I'm sure people have seen the coverage of whats going on with the fink
> > project. What caught my attention was that it uses dpkg. I seem to
> > remember a debian developer working at apple years ago (say circa
> > 1997-1998) and doing work on getting dpkg to work with there new OS. I
> > forget his name (seem to recall that he went to MIT)
> Klee Dienes (sp?). He was one of the main dpkg developers in the old
> days. He's been essentially MIA ever since I've been a maintainer,
> although I have seen a few messages from him.
> The rumour mill held that Klee was working on dpkg, in his day job at
> Apple, as a package manager for Mac OS X. As far as I know, nothing
> much like dpkg surfaced in the released versions of OS X...
> I don't know of a link between Klee's work on dpkg and fink's.
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