alien: A package converter1

Package available in: [trunk] [8.0] [7.0] [6.0] [2.1]

Alien is a program that converts between the rpm, dpkg, stampede slp, and slackware tgz file formats. If you want to use a package from another distribution than the one you have installed on your system, you can use alien to convert it to your preferred package format and install it.

... part of T2, get it here


Author: Joey Hess <joeyh [at] debian [dot] org>
Maintainer: The T2 Project <t2 [at] t2-project [dot] org>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 8.95

Download: alien_8.95.tar.xz

T2 source: alien.cache
T2 source: alien.desc

Build time (on reference hardware): 5% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 0.16 MB, 30 files

Dependencies (build time detected): 00-dirtree bash bzip2 coreutils diffutils findutils gawk gcc glibc grep make perl sed sysfiles tar

Installed files (on reference hardware): [show]

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2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).