Re: denibian install

Subject: Re: denibian install
From: jim hopper (
Date: Mon Nov 08 1999 - 21:14:30 MST

Thanks! i will look for alien. the program isnt going to be
available in rpm unless (actually until) i do it i am afraid.

best jim

>On Mon, 8 Nov 1999, jim hopper wrote:
> > I was given a package tat i would like to install on my yellowdox box
> > but its a deb file for use on denebian ppc linux.
> >
> > 1. does it make sense to unpack this on a yellowdog machine
>Sort of. It makes more sense to look for an rpm for it first.
> > 2. how do i do it.
>Try the program alien.
>Look for programs at
>JP Rosevear
>Arcavia Software Ltd.
>(905) 853-7714

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