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Re: [users] Re: Time to fight for our beloved DEB format!

On Sat, 30 Jun 2001, Ethan Benson wrote:

> On Sun, Jul 01, 2001 at 01:08:04AM +0200, Martin F. Krafft wrote:
> you can for example extract a .deb on a stock slackware
> system, not true of rpm.  (unless slackware started including rpm in
> the base since i last looked..)

Slackware comes with RPM as an install option, but they still go
with .tgz for Slackware packages.

Take care,

Joe 'Zonker' Brockmeier -=- jbrockmeier@earthlink.net
"Liberty's too precious a thing to be buried in books... Men 
should hold it up in front of them every single day of their lives 
and say: I'm free to think and to speak. My ancestors couldn't, I 
can, and my children will. Boys ought to grow up remembering that." 
"Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" -- James Stewart

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