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Re: CVS is the `released version'

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: CVS is the `released version'
Date: Mon, 21 May 2007 21:02:12 +0200
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Chong Yidong <address@hidden> writes:

> An analogy can be drawn to the Debian apt system.  By default, this
> points to the Debian software repositories, but it is trivial to add
> third-party repositories to obtain packages that are not included in
> Debian for whatever reason (software patent encumbered codecs,
> experimental packages, etc.)

But a Debian package can't carry within itself the notion of what
repositories to use for it.

David Kastrup, Kriemhildstr. 15, 44793 Bochum

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