Re: dpkg rewrite in Java
On Mon, 26 Apr 2004, Adam Heath wrote:
> On Sun, 25 Apr 2004, Tobias Hertkorn wrote:
> > Hi community!
> > I am currently starting to rewrite parts of the dpkg functionality
> > Java (For startes the dpkg --info part and a package list parser).
> > need this for my senior programming project apt-got[1,2], which
> > is a partial mirror application that focuses as a subproject
> > on Debian archives.
> I already have code that can read/write debs in pure java; I also
> have code that can parse control files, and do version compares.
That's great. I would like to take a look at the code. But my
researchs (again after this email) did not produce any hints to its
If you are willing to release it under the GNU General Public License
(GPL), please send me a copy of your source and I would be more than
willing to shape it into a project and publish it on my webpage. (Of
course honoring your efforts.)