Proper choice of package management strategy

Tushar Teredesai sukucorp at gmail.com
Fri Jan 19 12:00:00 PST 2007


On 1/17/07, Benedikt Schmitt <BS- at gmx.net> wrote:
>
> Currently, I feel most attracted to the "Separate dir" or "Symlink Style" possibilities, unless you strongly recommend sth else...

I would suggest the fakeroot approach. That approach is used by most
(all?) major distros. So it is easy to find workarounds when you get
stuck with a package that does not have straight forward commands for
fakeroot installation.

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