[aur-general] Should I bring rpm/dkpg to community
mcrae_allan at hotmail.com
Sun Apr 6 06:55:45 EDT 2008
Allan McRae wrote:
> I was wondering what peoples opinions are about putting rpm/dpkg in
> [community]. They both have a descent number of votes (27 & 33) so
> people obviously find them useful. Does anyone have objections about
> their "unArchness" (it is a real word, honest!)? It is what has
> stopped me moving dpkg so far...
Well, I seem to have a fairly negative reaction on average so far...
I just want to point out that if a user wants to install a rpm/deb
package, all the tools are in extra/community already. These packages
would make it slightly easier to install them but also give the ability
to create these package formats which is why I grabbed dpkg in the first
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