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Re: dpkg for FreeBSD

Previously Piotr Roszatycki wrote:
> I'm afraid dpkg 1.4.1 is stable version and couldn't be modified.

What do you mean, couldn't be modified? If you mean you couldn't commit
changes into the CVS you're right. Only a few people have access to

> Should I take experimental dpkg 1.5.1?


> I think the dpkg as standalone program should be portable to system without
> GNU utils (like mv, xargs). Of course GNU make is required, but it could be
> easly resolved by /usr/bin/dpkg-make symlink.
It will always require GNU utils such as autoconf, gettext, make, etc.
I also don't see what you would gain with a dpkg-make symlink.


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