Date: Fri, 08 Aug 2003 21:57:29 GMT
begin On Fri, 08 Aug 2003 17:23:47 -0400, trey wrote:
> I am interested in running KDE on Red Hat; I'm a SuSE person and love
> KDE. (I have it installed on RH 9, but when I type 'startkde' it gives
> me all kinds of errors. It could be the laptop. I can make it work
> though by
Use; 'switchdesk KDE' then 'startx'
> running kdm) Anyway, I just have a question about the Red Hat KDE
> Project. What is apt? :)
apt (or apt4rpm) is an RPM manager alternative from the fine Debian
folks!! It's like the up2date service and an RPM dependency-hell problem
resolver rolled into one application. Instead of downloading an RPM
package and finding out you need to download some additional package(s)
which required even more packages you simply request the package to be
Example command; apt-get install xine
Downloads and Installs xine along with all the dependency RPM's.
Check it out;
There's no attachment here, your reader is broken by Microsoft's choice!!
- Re: RPM
... > Fo example, i want to install xine, with the rpm package. ... either the apt/synaptic or yum package management packages. ...
- [PATCH 1/2] kbuil: add deb-pkg target
... # To prepare kbuild for more kernel packaging formats move all packaging ... # In top-level Makefile introduce generic support for all package ... Included the old rpm target for backward ... # and builddeb scripts. ...
- Re: Conventions for NFS sharing of binaries
... Do you have distro & local packages with same name? ... mount it r/w on your "master installation machine" (with RPM management). ... If you replace a package with a different one with the same name, hmm, you ...
- Re: ./configure command
... The package is not available. ... machines which don't even have an OS at all, let alone RPM, ... There is not a "the tool to package and install on Fedora". ... If he wants to avoid trouble, ...
- Re: Backing up whole system
... Amanda is packaged by Fedora and if Gene feels that the packages are ... fedora's rpm is/was incapable of handling the nuances of using only enough ... When an rpm package can build a complete user from scratch, ... Do you really believe that rpm can install every package under the sun, ...