Please support VectorLinux!

Author Topic: 090104 alien-8.73 [VL 6.0]  (Read 809 times)


  • Moderator
  • Vectorian
  • *****
  • Posts: 2876
    • The Linux Works
090104 alien-8.73 [VL 6.0]
« on: January 03, 2009, 10:29:43 pm »
I've packaged alien for VL 6.0.

Package:  alien-8.73-i586-1vl60.tlz
MD5:  67b50c91d4969d444a92e7ccdb982305
Package Size:  87K
Installed Size:  170K


Code: [Select]
alien: alien (converts between different package formats)
alien: Alien is a program that converts between the rpm, dpkg, stampede slp
alien: and slackware tgz file formats. If you want to use a package from
alien: another distribution than the one you have installed on your system,
alien: you can use alien to convert it to your preferred package format and
alien: install it.
alien: License: GNU General Public License (GPL), Version 2
alien: Authors: Joey Hess <>
alien: Website:

After testing this package please stop back here and let us know how it works for you.
eMachines EL-1300G desktop, 1.6GHz AMD Athlon 2650e CPU, 4GB RAM, nVidia GeForce 6150 SE video
CentOS 6.5 (will try VL64-7.1 soon)

Toshiba Satellite A135-S4727,  Intel Pentium T2080 / 1.73 GHz, 2GB RAM, Intel GMA 950

HP Mini 110 netbook, 1.6GHz Intel Atom CPU, 2GB RAM, Intel 950 video, VL 7.1