[olug] Distros

William Kempf williamkempf at hotmail.com
Sat Jul 6 20:28:18 UTC 2002

>From: "Nate Rotschafer" <writetogenius at hotmail.com>
>I use debian and onlu debian now if I run linux...there are somes pros and 
>1. anyone who has mucked with rpms will absolutely love apt-get...apt-get 
>dist-upgrade and it updates an out of date packages on the system...apt-get 
>install <package here> will install a package along with any 

A question on this.  I've seen apt-rpm which puts the apt front end on an 
RPM back end.  Since RPMs are much more common (AFAIK) this seems like 
(almost) the best of both worlds.  Anyone had any experience with using 
apt-rpm care to comment on it?  Any good howto's available online for using 

>4. Setup and configuration is not the easiest to do...

That will probably leave it out of my own list of choices.

Bill Kempf
williamkempf at hotmail.com

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