Package Management

Thomas T. Veldhouse veldy at
Thu Jul 6 13:47:24 PDT 2000

> It's an idea but not for me. I'm not a programmer.
> > How do you deal with conflicts?  You could simlink all binaries?
> What kind of conflicts exactly?

Two of the same file in different packages.  Which do you keep?  Same
problem with the password thing mentioned a week back - util-linux or shadow
passwords?  A package management system will keep this working for you.

Tom Veldhouse
veldy at

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