Distro idea

Bart Whiteley bart.plug at whiteley.org
Mon Sep 24 15:03:34 MDT 2007


On 9/24/07, Shane Hathaway <shane at hathawaymix.org> wrote:
>
> Brian Hawkins wrote:
> > I hate installing from source.  I want a binary installer that comes
> with
> > the libraries it depends on and have it install into a single
> directory.  I
> > know it is possible because Windows and Macintosh can do it.  If I could
> > just figure out a way to get Linux to do it I would be in heaven.
>
> Please try Klik, Autopackage, and GoboLinux.  Let us know what you
> like/dislike about them.
>
> http://klik.atekon.de/
> http://www.autopackage.org/
> http://www.gobolinux.org/


Throw in glick.

http://blogs.gnome.org/alexl/2007/08/07/experiments-with-runtime-less-app-bundles/
Probably more academic than the others at this stage, but interesting
nevertheless.



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