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Re: SEUL: Common SEUL/e-linux tools needed

On Sun, 11 Jan 1998, Erez Nir wrote:

> I still disagree. An end user doesnt care a thing about dependencies,
> etc.  The only thing he cares about is that when a software is installed
> it works for the first time. Thus packages should be Fully self
> contained and Include ALL relevant libraries and components. 

Maybe, maybe not.  This makes packages BIG.  In the windows world,
InstallShield checks to see whether its version of a library is more
recent than an existing one; if it is, it installs it, and if it isn't, it
uses the new one.  A package system that did this would be good- does RPM
do this already?