Comparing with gentoo

S. Anthony Sequeira tony at sequeira.org.uk
Wed May 25 11:42:32 PDT 2005


On Wed, 2005-05-25 at 19:24 +0300, Shane Shields wrote:
> I am afraid I will have to respectfully disagree with that statement
> in 
> regards to RPM which I use as a pkg system. As I make all the packages
> myself 
> I still have complete control over the software installed and their 
> dependencies. I assume that other pkg managers are the same.
> 
> You would only lose control when the packages are prepared by someone
> else 
> which would be highly unlikely on a B/LFS system.

Great.  I wasn't sure that was possible.  I'm still not tempted to use
rpm though.
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