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Re: [SLE] Installing other distros RPM packages?
  • From: Terence McCarthy <tjmc@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 11 May 2005 21:27:17 +0100
  • Message-id: <20050511212717.2f7b18f4@xxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, 10 May 2005 23:08:42 +0100
Sid Boyce <sboyce@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Look at http://www.skype.com/products/skype/linux/ to see the nonsense
> that Skype has to go through for each distro, at least a number of
> distros had the good sense to base themselves on Debian, possibly one
> reason why Munich went Debian after SuSE/IBM had done all the hard work.

I suspect you're on the money there, Sid. At least Debian has a constant structure, and a rock-solid one at that.

If it didn't take so much time to set up as I want it ......................

Terence

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