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 The future of packaging software in Linux

nice overview of packages for Linux.

"Linux is known for its diversity and freedom of choice. There are multiple window managers and desktop environments, many competing systems for handling sound, graphics and hardware autodetection. This diversity is the power and weakness of free software. Exactly the same problem concerns installing software in GNU/Linux. There are currently at least 5 popular ways of doing it:"
polishlinux.org The future of packaging software in Linux

 (Submitted by Noel Wed Feb 21, 2007 )

  


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