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Re: [opensuse] packagemanagement in 10.1
  • From: Siegbert Baude <siegbert.baude@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 19 May 2006 15:10:42 +0200
  • Message-id: <446DC3D2.1090404@xxxxxx>
Richard Bos schrieb:
> Op dinsdag 16 mei 2006 17:50, schreef Alexander Antoniades:

>> I'll see if I can help with this tonight, but I believe apt4rpm=smart as
>> the developer(s) of the first have moved on to the second.

> This is not correct. apt and smart are 2 complete different beasts. The
> apt-rpm developers indeed moved to smart, but in the meantime other people
> have taken over apt-rpm development. This resulted in the addition of
> repodata [1] support.
> [1] Same format as yast/you repository

Interesting. As the apt4rpm mailing list is dead since months, I also
believed the project is not active anymore. As you're one of the persons
with most insight, what would you recommend for 10.1? Smart or apt4rpm?
Can you maybe shed some lights on the differences or give a pointer to a
doc, where they are compared?


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