New package: makeself-2.1.5-2

david sastre
Wed Apr 21 14:32:00 GMT 2010

New package "makeself-2.1.5-2" has been uploaded.

makeself is a small shell script that generates a self-extractable
archive from a directory. The resulting file appears as a shell script
(many of those have a .run suffix), and can be launched as is. The
archive will then uncompress itself to a temporary directory and an
optional arbitrary command will be executed (for example an installation
script). Makeself archives also include checksums for integrity
self-validation (CRC and/or MD5 checksums).

Usage: [params] archive_dir file_name label [startup_script] [args]

More info:

makeself -h
man makeself

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