Package management?

Stefan Sperling stsp at
Wed Sep 6 21:06:11 CEST 2006

On Wed, Sep 06, 2006 at 07:42:23PM +0100, Toby Smithe wrote:
> > Another option would be to modify the uClinux build system so it
> > creates packages along with the root filesystem.
> > I don't know how much work this would be. It would be optimal
> > if the changes to the buildsystem were as small as possible,
> > as we will likely import newer uClinux versions in the future.
> > Diverging too much from upstream makes upgrading hard.
> From what it looks like, and I'm sure you know, this is probably too
> much work.

It may not be as much work as switching to a different
buildsystem. But it may be hard to get right with minimal
impact on what upstream provides.

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