Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 25th Jun 2008 22:31 UTC, submitted by Rahul
Linux Earlier this week, we reported on the Berlin Packaging API, an effort to consolidate the various different packaging formats and managers in the Linux world. Many compared this new effort to PackageKit, and today is running an article detailing what PackageKit exactly is, with a few quotes from the project's lead developer, Richard Hughes.
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by axel on Wed 25th Jun 2008 23:54 UTC
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Let me me see if I've got this right. Packagekit does absolutely nothing and despite doing nothing still treats the most or second most used package manager (apt) as a second class citizen.

how exactly does that help anything.

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