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Haiku Gains Package Management Support

Free Software

Published on 30 September 2013 12:01 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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Haiku OS, the open-source operating system inspired by BeOS, now has package management support.

In the past few days there's been package management support that was merged into the BeOS inspired operating system. The Haiku package manager supports full dependency resolving, a package daemon, uninstalling, and other basic features.

More details on the package management support can be found on the Haiku OS blog.

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