Eric S. Johansson
esj at harvee.org
Thu Jun 16 12:24:24 UTC 2005
I'm wondering if there are any meta packages for things like software
development. The reason I'm asking is that recently I built qastrocam
and I found myself having to hunt down a bunch of packages just to
compile it. It would have been nice to have a metapackage for all of
the core elements such as basic libraries, bison, flex, gcc, etc. etc.
components so that I could install one thing and get on with my
development life. Obviously one could build multiple meta packages for
different development environments (Java, Python, etc.) if there was
If there is such a meta package, where are they listed?
just thinking aloud.
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