[PD] [Bulk] Extending Vanilla (was Cyclone help patches & issue list)
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Sat Dec 20 20:38:29 CET 2014
On Sat, Dec 20, 2014 at 8:29 PM, Fred Jan Kraan <fjkraan at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> On 2014-12-20 19:09, IOhannes m zmölnig wrote:
> > On 12/18/2014 10:13 PM, Jonathan Wilkes via Pd-list wrote:
> >> If there is a cross-platform repository system out there that is
> well-tested and built to be _more_ secure than apt (i.e., defense against
> replay attacks in the original design), perhaps it could be leveraged.
> >> Unfortunately I don't know anything about binary repo systems, other
> than Debian's.
> >> -Jonathan
> >> On Thursday, December 18, 2014 3:04 PM, Fred Jan Kraan <
> fjkraan at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> >> On 2014-12-18 20:34, IOhannes m zmölnig wrote:
> >>> On 12/18/2014 08:16 PM, Samuel Burt wrote:
> >>>> 1. Opening a patch with [import cyclone] would automatically download
> >>> i *strongly* oppose to anything that automatically connects to the
> >>> internet and fetches or submits data.
> >> And the Pd-community currently does not have the resources to build
> >> something that is similar or more advanced than the Debian distribution
> >> system and preferably be cross platform.
> > so why not use apt?
> > i mean, we could build on top of apt to do something "more" cross
> > Debian (and thus apt) already handles multiple architectures and
> > "operating systems" (well: kernels), so we just need a few others archs:
> > - w32-i386
> > - w32-amd64
> > - osx-i386
> > - osx-amd64
> > this would of course mean porting (parts of) apt to w32/osx (and i have
> > no clue how much work *that* means)
> Porting apt would indeed solve the Pd-distribution problem, and maybe
> for more cross-platform packages.
> For MacOSX, the Fink package is based on Debian tools
> (http://www.finkproject.org/). So that leaves Windows.
> From the distant past I remember Inno Setup is free and usable
> (http://www.jrsoftware.org/isinfo.php). As long as there is no native
> apt for Windows that could do...
> Somehow, it looks a bit less abstract now :-).
> > fgmrds
> > IOhannes
> Fred Jan
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