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Re: Targeting RPM and Debian from a Debian box?

> >> Christian Convey <christian.convey@gmail.com> writes:
> >> > My development workstation is running Debian, and I'd like to produce
> >> > both .deb and .rpm releases of my software.
On Thu, Jul 12, 2007 at 04:15:17PM +0200, Hector Oron wrote:
> Maybe using 'alien'?

This is an option only if your dependencies include hardly anything else
than libc6, and even then you should build your package against an ancient
libc.  Generally, not the best idea for anything not self-contained.

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