On Thu, 27 Mar 2003, Scott Klement wrote: > Are there other considerations? Like, do I have to generate different > RPMs for different releases of RedHat? I'm primarily a FreeBSD user, so > forgive me if this sounds naive, but, do RedHat RPMs work on other Linuxes > (Slackware, Debian, etc) or are they completely separate? I believe other distros can use rpms, but maybe don't support them well. I know on Slackware you have to specify to ignore dependencies and force install. It would probably be best to have distro-specific installers like .deb and .tgz, but rpms are a (very) good first step. James Rich
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