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.
|Tags||Package manager Linux C POSIX|
|Operating Systems||Posix compliant|
Release Notes: This release adds multiple performance changes and bugfixes.
Release Notes: This release contains some bugfixes for libxbps, xbps-rindex(8), and xbps-install(8). Configure options were changed to --enable-foo. xbps-create(8) now supports --shlib-provides and --shlib-requires long options.
Release Notes: This release adds a fix for a regression in xbps-reconfigure(8) -a and bugfix for libxbps. The package state can now be seen with xbps-query(8).
Release Notes: This version includes major performance improvements and multi-thread support in xbps-pkgdb(8) and xbps-rindex(8). xbps-create(8) gained support for storing hard links. Dynamic generation of reverse dependencies and much more.
Release Notes: This release adds new utilities replacing xbps-bin(8) and xbps-repo(8): xbps-install(8), xbps-pkgdb(8), xbps-query(8), xbps-reconfigure(8), xbps-remove(8), and xbps-rindex(8). It adds major performance improvements, new package metadata format, and multiple bugfixes.