[MPlayer-users] Re: Recoring this *.ram to WAV with mplayer works while logged in but not from at.

Adam Funk a24061 at yahoo.com
Wed Apr 12 20:48:14 CEST 2006

On 2006-04-12, The Wanderer <inverseparadox at comcast.net> wrote:

>> The benefits of binary packages for distribution are obvious to me,
>> but what are the benefits of making a package for the machine you
>> could just directly compile install the software on?
> There is only one benefit that I know of: if you later want to install a
> package which claims to depend on the program you have compiled
> yourself, it will see that you have installed a package containing that
> program and *may* accept that as satisfying its dependency.

Oh, I understand that.  I just use equivs to do it.

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