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Re: [suse-security] Online Update
  • From: JW <jw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2002 13:15:25 -0600
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At 01:51 PM 1/29/2002 +0100, you wrote:
>> And once again, why is YOU not half as cool as apt-get ??

because it's not as sloick to use ;-)

>Perhaps you want to set up your own apt server for your favourite RPMs?

Dude, if I have the time and money I _promise_you I'd port Conectiva's rpm-apt get to SuSE and get a mirror going. I've been hoping someone would do this for a _long_ time.

>As you said apt-get supports http (with/without proxy) and was ported to
>support RPM packages by conectiva.
>There is a project at sf, that makes setup of an apt server quite easy.
>Feel free to have a look at:
>... and join the apt4rpm club. It really rocks :-)


>> thanks
>> Markus
> Marcel

Jonathan Wilson
System Administrator

Cedar Creek Software
Central Texas IT

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