Easy third-party package installer for debian-based distributions

Wouter Stomp wouterstomp at gmail.com
Sun Sep 18 18:14:39 CDT 2005

On 9/18/05, Dennis Kaarsemaker <dennis at kaarsemaker.net> wrote:

> What is really needed is a GUI that takes a .deb, fetches the
> dependencies via apt and installs the deb. That would however still not
> solve the problem of missing information in the .deb file.

Isn't this almost exactly what the autopackage guys are trying to do?
At least when they finish the native package manager integration...
Would be great to see this in Dapper!


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