Features of different version control package systems

Martin Bähr mbaehr at email.archlab.tuwien.ac.at
Thu Apr 30 19:22:13 UTC 2009

On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 07:41:31PM +0200, Dick wrote:
> I'm trying to create a list of different features from different version
> control package systems.
> At this moment only Fedora, Gentoo Portage and rPath Linux are listest
> (I don't have much experience with Debian)
> http://vcs-pkg.org/features/

especially happy to see conary listed there.

please replace any reference to rBuilder and rBuilder online with conary
and conary repository.

rBuilder is rPaths non-free webinterface and related tools to manage
appliances.  conary packaging works without that and does not need any
non-free software.

fetch sources:
  Sources are fetched during cooking recipies (r.addArchive('URL')) and
  stored in the conary repository alongside the binaries
compile and configure sources:
  depends on the recipe class. (different classes have different names
  depending on the scope of the function)

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