buildling pkgutils on debian

Tilman Sauerbeck tilman at
Tue Aug 21 14:03:11 UTC 2007

Matthias Pfeifer [2007-08-21 06:08]:
> i am planning to use pkgutils 5.30.0 in my debian/etch system to
> maintain installation of some programs/libraries, etc under $HOME. up
> to now i was only trying to build but got following error:
> [snip]
> it it at all possible to build pkgutils on a debian system? Where am i
> doing wrong?

It's badly documented: pkgutils depends on libarchive.


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