Package description for 'alien'

Alien package converter

 Alien is a program that converts between the rpm, dpkg, stampede slp,
 and slackware tgz file formats. If you want to use a package from
 another distribution than the one you have installed on your system, you
 can use alien to convert it to your preferred package format and install

Various other information for package 'alien'   (Repository 'tibit')


Author: Joey Hess <>
Maintainer: Tilmann Bitterberg <>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 8.64

Download: alien_8.64.tar.gz

Buildtime: 1577 (5) seconds (on reference hardware)
Buildtime: 2470 (9) seconds (on reference hardware)
Package Size: 0.14 MB, 28 files

Dependencies: 00-dirtree bash2 bzip2 coreutils cvm findutils gawk gcc42 grep gzip
Dependencies: ltrace make mktemp perl5 sed sysfiles tar twoftpd ucspi-unix xmame

ROCK Sources:  alien.cachealien.desc