[Mageia-discuss] rpm or deb?

Sandro Cazzaniga cazzaniga.sandro at gmail.com
Mon Sep 27 08:09:34 CEST 2010

Le Mon, 27 Sep 2010 00:40:44 +0200,
Lucien-Henry Horvath <tempo2 at marneau.eu> a écrit :

> My suggestion is a little crazy ...
> With the new departure of this distro, perhaps is it a good idea to 
> invent a sort of "unified managment" of DEV / RPM.
> We start on urpmi, and add to urpmi the abilities to encapsulate
> apt-get ? So just easy play " urpmi
> http://www.skype.com/download/skype.deb" ;-) It's auto-manage
> dependencies and finaly, urpmi launch "apt-get install". Is it
> technicaly possible ?
A software (call "alien") do that yet. MAgeia will probably use rpm for
keep urpm*, mcc and rpmdrake. 
Stop this discussion that is useless, please.

Sandro Cazzaniga
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