packaging system (was: Re: GCC 3.3.2 kernel)

Jeroen Ruigrok/asmodai asmodai at
Thu Oct 30 12:22:27 PST 2003

-On [20031030 18:52], Emiel Kollof (coolvibe at xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
>I don't want dpkg to manage my configfiles for me. Also,
>the nasty habit of splitting up apps in their use and -devel
>counterparts is something I despise.

Is that equivalent to what the Cygwin people do?  Because I am getting
ever so annoyed at the fact I thought I installed libwhatsitsname and do
not find the appropriate header files in place.  That takes another
installation round of packages.

Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven <asmodai(at)> / asmodai / kita no mono
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