[nSLUG] "system-config-packages" package manager in Redhat sucks

Dop Ganger nslug at fop.ns.ca
Fri Dec 15 16:25:40 AST 2006

On Fri, 15 Dec 2006, D G Teed wrote:

> Today I saw the wizard oriented system-config-packages
> and it was a hassle and disappointment.

Yeah, it's marginally better than running rpm by hand, but not by much.

> Is there another package management front end in/from
> Redhat that works better?

http://apt4rpm.sourceforge.net/ might be worth a look? It'll take some 
work setting up a repository, but at least then you can roll it out for 
all your servers.

Cheers... Dop.


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