Concerning Debian and ArchLinux

Joel Roth joelz at
Tue Aug 2 09:23:29 UTC 2016

Peter Billam wrote:
> Greetings again, 
> About I'd suggest it needs also: 
>   edbrowse, lynx, cclive, slrn, lprng 
> and for my own purposes also some musical things: 
>   fluidsynth, libfluidsynth-dev, ecasound, libasound-dev 
> I couldn't find them on the package list. 

After installing the OS, you can add those packages with apt-get. 
> Is it possible to install generic debian packages, 
> or will they all fail because there's no gnome or pulse ? 

Devuan has virtually all of Debian packages ported, and
you are better off installing from the Devuan repository.


> Peter Billam 

Joel Roth

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