Compiling dpkg

Brian Dessent
Thu Sep 21 01:56:00 GMT 2006

Dave Korn wrote:

>   However, whether dpkg will actually do anything useful for you is another
> question.  Debian packages don't work on cygwin and cygwin packages aren't
> issued in debian format...


He seems to be resolute in his goal to get dpkg/dselect to do something
useful under Cygwin even though it's been pointed out to him numerous
times that it cannot possibly.

So, can we please remove dpkg now from the distro?


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