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Re: [Idea] Debian User Repository? (Not simply mimicing AUR)




On Sun, Apr 7, 2019 at 9:26 PM Mo Zhou wrote:

> Such idea about informal packaging repository has been
> demonstrated successful by the Archlinux User Repository (AUR).
> Hence, it should be valuable to think about it for Debian.

Seems like a PKGBUILD-to-deb script would be a simple way to do this
and would also allow leveraging the existing PKGBUILD archive that is
AUR and prevent splitting the community of people who make informal
packaging.

In 2007 there was something similar for Gentoo ebuilds:

http://penta.debconf.org/dc7_schedule/events/69.en.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hy9ugWUuNBM

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