"apt" to eventaully replace "rpm"?

Chris Jones jonesc at hep.phy.cam.ac.uk
Mon Nov 26 11:49:39 UTC 2007

> But again the question. apt-get does not use rpm's, does it?

The 'original' APT, the one from debian (and now ubuntu) uses .deb files.

However, the apt you get on Fedora uses RPMS - its a port of the .deb 
version to use .rpm instead.

So the answer depends on where you run it.

cheers Chris

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