HLFS with debian package manager
cmouse at desteem.org
Sun Jul 23 00:48:20 PDT 2006
I have been experimenting with debian package manager to make HLFS
system upkeep easier. So far I've gotten into the few first basic
packages, due to having a very slow test machine.
Few extra packages need to be installed during temporary system
setup, mainly you have to install full perl suite, few packages from
CPAN (Archive::Tar, Compress::Zlib and so forth...) and few extra things
that you can discover from the debian page.
It does indeed take a lot more time if you do it this way, because you
have to create the debian/ structure. There are also some funny things
about setting up your repository before dpkg works.
So anyways, if anyone is interested in this idea, I can make proper
documentation during the next time I do this, slow machines are not
a good idea for doing this, especially if they stuck up into one command
for several days...
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: Digital signature
More information about the hlfs-dev