Announcement: One Click Installer
wasabi at larvalstage.net
Tue Aug 7 22:29:27 UTC 2007
The .debs are already in which repository? Who built them?
If Ubuntu's repository, well, what have you solved then? They were
On Wed, 2007-08-08 at 00:23 +0200, Krzysztof Lichota wrote:
> Scott Kitterman napisał(a):
> > OK, so for a Debian system, where do the.debs come from that One Click is
> > needed for?
> The debs are already in repositories. It is about giving users easy
> access to them.
> > This is the part that keeps confusing me. You seem to think if installing
> > were just easier, people would install more stuff (probably true), but I
> > think the real limiting factor is getting the stuff properly packaged.
> Try reading forum posts or the Scribus page I have mentioned
> They are full of descriptions how to add repository, how to add key,
> etc. Repeated all over again. And in many cases they go to most common
> denominator (modifying /etc/apt/sources.list and using apt-key in
> console), because if they describe one application (like Synaptic), then
> user might be using different (like Adept).
> Now imagine you are user who wants to install application. And he must
> take so many difficult steps to achieve simple goal - installing
> Or you are an application author which can either depend on his users to
> know how to add repository, or he can create description how to do it
> once again.
> This is the problem I am trying to solve.
> Krzysztof Lichota
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