CheckInstall 1.6.2

Keeps track of all files installed by a make install or equivalent
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CheckInstall project keeps track of all files installed by a "make install" or equivalent, creates a Slackware, RPM, or Debian package with those files, and adds it to the installed packages database, allowing for easy package removal or distrib

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When make install is done, CheckInstall will create a Slackware, RPM or Debian compatible package and install it with Slackware's installpkg, "rpm -i" or Debian's "dpkg -i" as appropriate, so you can view it's contents with pkgtool ("rpm -ql" for RPM users or "dpkg -l" for Debian) or remove it with removepkg ("rpm -e"|"dpkg -r"). Aditionally, this script will leave you a copy of the installed package in the source directory so you can install it wherever you want, which is my second motivation: I don't have to compile the same software again and again every time I need to install it on another box).

last updated on:
December 27th, 2009, 13:34 GMT
price:
FREE!
homepage:
checkinstall.izto.org
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
developed by:
Izto
category:
ROOT \ System \ Installer/Setup
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