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Re: Could I use RPM in Debian 2.0?

cj wrote:
> I am a newbie.I want to know if i can use RPM to install package rather than dpkg .If can ,how 
> can i do?

You can convert .rpm files with alien to .deb files and install the
resulting .deb files.  This is the appropriate method when using
Debian GNU/Linux.  You can't use pure rpm to install packages since
you would mix up dependencies and package information.



No question is too silly to ask, but, of course, some are too silly
to answer.   -- Perl book

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