Linked by Thomas Leonard on Tue 16th Jan 2007 00:32 UTC
General Development In the Free and Open Source communities we are proud of our 'bazaar' model, where anyone can join in by setting up a project and publishing their programs. Users are free to pick and choose whatever software they want... provided they're happy to compile from source, resolve dependencies manually and give up automatic security and feature updates. In this essay, I introduce 'decentralised' installation systems, such as Autopackage and Zero Install, which aim to provide these missing features.
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RE[2]: Bingo
by Lambda on Wed 17th Jan 2007 08:16 UTC in reply to "RE: Bingo"
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Second, this package needs to be reviewed for validating the license

No it doesn't. The distro only worries about licenses for software it distributes. They would be out of the loop.

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