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I am wondering about the following two points:
1. Is there an effort to define a standard for binary packages
especially the way how the metadata are attached?
2. Are there any other alternatives to xpak?
Am Sonntag, den 01.02.2009, 14:53 +0000 schrieb Ciaran McCreesh:
> On Sun, 01 Feb 2009 11:48:41 +0100
> Lars Hartmann <lars@...> wrote:
> > i have stumbled across this document a few days ago and realized that
> > there is no documentation for the xpak format as used in gentoo binary
> > packages.
> Mm, that's because I'm not convinced the binary format Portage uses
> just now is standard-worthy. I'd rather keep PMS restricted in scope.
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