Debian + SHR Apps

Nikita V. Youshchenko yoush at
Sun Nov 23 23:04:01 CET 2008

> Nikita V. Youshchenko schrieb:
>>> so i wanted to ask you if you know a better way to install shr apps
>>> under debian
>> The correct thing is to create debian packages for software in question.
> blah! sry but ipk and deb just differ in filetype...


Distributions do call packages differently, and have other differences. When
you install non-native package, you do break system dependency handling.

If you want things to work reliable, don't break dependency handling. This
is a gold rule for desktops and servers, and it is still true for Debian on

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