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XBPS

The X Binary Package System (in short XBPS) is a binary package system designed and implemented from scratch. Its goal is to be fast, easy to use, bug-free, featureful, and portable as much as possible. There is a well documented API provided by the XBPS Library that is the basis for its frontends, to handle binary packages and repositories.

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  •  22 Feb 2014 09:44

    Release Notes: This release implements two-phase package removal and adds bugfixes for libxbps, xbps-remove(8) and xbps-rindex(8).

    •  29 Nov 2013 11:19

      Release Notes: This release contains a long awaited feature: RSA signed repositories. Plus the standard set of bugfixes and miscellaneous performance improvements.

      •  25 Sep 2013 10:28

        Release Notes: This release adds performance improvements, bugfixes, etc.

        •  07 Jul 2013 07:13

          Release Notes: Detection of broken reverse dependencies in package updates. Support for finding reverse dependencies in repository mode (even with virtual packages). Relaxed memory usage on 64-bit platforms. Performance improvements. External libfetch and proplib are no longer required. Some bugs and memory leaks were fixed.

          •  12 Mar 2013 10:30

            Release Notes: This release adds multiple performance changes and bugfixes.

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