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Re: User-installable Debian packages?





On 29.07.17 17:41, Paul Wise wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 29, 2017 at 11:26 AM, Steffen Möller wrote:
>
>> If flatpak is an answer - great. But from what I get, there is no automated
>> transformation from .deb to it, so we would need to decide for packaging
>> in that different format instead of our regular effort.
> We could probably leverage our existing efforts and add a layer on top
> to get Flatpaks out of Debian binary packages. Simon mentioned on IRC
> that he is working on a demo of a Flatpak app produced from the
> corresponding Debian binary package, with a runtime built from Debian
> binary packages.
This sounds great!
If it is any easier, I could also imagine to have a Debian source
package transformed
into a flatpak source package.

Best,

Steffen