Projects / Alien


Alien converts between the rpm, deb, 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.


Recent releases

  •  01 Aug 2000 10:17

    Release Notes: Mostly bug fixes.

    •  09 May 2000 23:34

      Release Notes: Version 7.2 provides several fixes to file permissions in generated packages, and some other bugfixes.

      •  30 Apr 2000 09:33

        Release Notes: A fully rewritten version, using object morphing to convert packages.

        •  26 Jan 2000 17:41

          Release Notes: Small changes and bugfixes.

          •  15 Dec 1999 22:59

            No changes have been submitted for this release.

            Recent comments

            16 May 1999 07:55 cber

            Cool one !
            More than saving download time, you can save compiling (make) time !...

            Now i can go to a nearest FTP site with Redhat packages and install them into my slackware laptop !.


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