A way to keep track of packages while installing LFS
oneil.justin at gmail.com
Thu Feb 2 19:45:20 PST 2006
> Justin, now that you've looked at the hints... In case you didn't find a
> recommendation that appealed to you, and, like the rest of LFS, package
> management is a strictly personal thing, I found a different package I
> really like. It's called git, the Guarded Installation Tool. (This
> isn't the one Linus is using.) It's one simple script. OK, I guess it's
> something like 1,000 lines long, but still it's a bash script. I found
> one patch was necessary, wanted to change how one function worked, and
> added another, but I COULD! It took me a while to learn how to use it
> more effectively, but one thing about it is: it just helps me. It
> doesn't try to force me into a straight-jacket and doesn't fight with me.
> I like helpers who aren't "uppity" about the job. Snoop around, and if
> you can't find it, I have it and could send it to you.
> Paul Rogers (paul.rogers at juno.com)
> Rogers' Second Law: "Everything you do communicates."
> (I do not personally endorse any additions after this line. TANSTAAFL
Thank You so much for the suggestion. I used git and I love it! A little
more then I was actually looking for, but I think I decided I like the extra
features! It's AWESOME!
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