162 projects tagged "Packaging"

Download Website Updated 27 May 2001 PURP

Pop 29.90
Vit 3.14

Purp is an acronym for Pugo-RPM, and it's a tool for managing RPM-packages. Purp uses the ncurses-library which means that it's textbased, and therefore can be used on most kinds of terminals. Purp provides a fast and efficient way to navigate, install, upgrade, and uninstall RPM-packages on ordinary text-terminal devices.

Download Website Updated 22 Jun 2008 RPM

Pop 244.50
Vit 7.31

The RPM Package Manager (RPM) is a powerful command line driven package management system capable of installing, uninstalling, verifying, querying, and updating software packages. Each software package consists of an archive of files along with information about the package like its version, a description, etc. It also includes the RPM C library and header files. These development files will simplify the process of writing programs which manipulate RPM packages and databases and are intended to make it easier to create graphical package managers or any other tools that need an intimate knowledge of RPM packages in order to function.

Download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 RPM Workshop

Pop 19.70
Vit 1.01

RPM Workshop provides a GUI tool that takes a tar file and creates a spec file and resulting RPMS. It can also edit existing spec files. It is GNOME-based.

Download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 rpm2tar

Pop 32.12
Vit 1.00

Rpm2tar is a utility for converting the contents of a binary RPM package into a gzipped tar archive. Rpm2tar attempts to preserve file ownership, groups, and permissions as they are stored in the RPM package. Rpm2tar handles files only; it does not handle pre- or post-install scripts, triggers, '%config' tags, or any other fancy features of RPM.

No download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 RPMbuilder

Pop 13.96
Vit 1.43

RPMbuilder is a program to help users create RPMs from a source .tar.gz package. It helps build a generic RPM spec file. Although this program will bail out on nonstandard build methods, it should be good enough for most apps.

Download Website Updated 06 May 2002 rpmproc

Pop 33.54
Vit 3.05

rpmproc is a simple Perl program to help manage and build RPM packages. It features announcing changelogs to a defined mailing list via qmail or Sendmail, auto-signing RPMs with PGP/GPG, uploading to remote "contrib" FTP sites, and copying RPMs to a local directory tree (for use with systems that build and allow FTPing RPMs from the same computer).

No download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 Loki Setup

Pop 49.85
Vit 2.77

Loki Setup is a graphical installer for Unix applications. It features descriptions of the package to install in XML, a GTK interface that can be dynamically redefined by the user with Glade, raw and ncurses console interfaces, and the automatic generation of uninstall scripts. It has been successfully used on many Linux and UNIX platforms. It includes tools for uninstalling, patching, and recovering installations. It operates independently from any package managers.

Download Website Updated 21 Mar 2009 stowES

Pop 59.16
Vit 5.96

stowES (stow Enhancement Script) is a Perl script which tries to ease the use of the "stow" packaging program and software which can be compiled and installed with autoconf. It automates the compilation and installation of software packages and provides some useful functions to maintain your stow packages (e.g., list packages, check packages for integrity, etc.).

Download Website Updated 27 Jan 2005 Debian System Wide Information Manager

Pop 59.37
Vit 4.24

DSWIM is a powerful informational tool for Debian's packaging system. Designed with an integrated approach it combines the functionality found in several other programs and scripts. This provides users with a centralized approach for querying the installation, allowing programmers the liberty of writing smaller and simpler code.

Download No website Updated 30 Jan 2001 treeutils

Pop 8.25
Vit 1.00

Tree Utilities are shell scripts for managing software packages installed from source distributions and binary tarballs.


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