Re: Packaging and installation
On Wed, 9 May 2001, Glenn McGrath wrote:
> Stuart Anderson wrote:
> > On Wed, 9 May 2001, Glenn McGrath wrote:
> > > If there is a clearly superier packaging system then the LSB should
> > > support that and that alone, if there are number of packaging systems
> > > that each have different flaws and benefits then the LSB should
> > > recognise all these different packaging systems as having a valid
> > > purpose, but recognise that they are not ideal.
> > A "spin-off" of the LSB is a group that is working on resolving the packaging
> > issues, especially how different system do different things better, and
> > we are hoping that a new packaging system that is acceptable to everyone
> > will come from this group. So far, they are off to a good start.
> Is the group(s) the ones refered to as Taskforce 1, 2 and 3 at
> http://www.linuxbase.org/spec/ ?
Yes, that is it (them).
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