Re: User-installable Debian packages?
- Date: Sat, 29 Jul 2017 17:58:55 +0200
- From: Steffen Möller <steffen_moeller@xxxxxx>
- Subject: 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
into a flatpak source package.