Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

Archlinux Tools: Pacman

Oct 30, 2007, 04:30 (0 Talkback[s])


Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

[ Thanks to Borys Musielak for this link. ]

"Pacman is the default package manager for Arch Linux distribution. It is written for Arch Linux but its advantages were recognized also by other distribution developers (like Frugalware for example).

"Pacman uses tar packages as a software source. Those packages are build to be compatible with Arch Linux Build System (ABS)..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: