What do you guys think of FlatPackages?

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What do you guys think of FlatPackages?

Post by Basher52 » Thu Dec 06, 2018 6:46 am

Also, do you have some favorites that you always install?

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Re: What do you guys think of FlatPackages?

Post by xyle_one » Thu Dec 13, 2018 1:30 pm

I am using Snap on Ubuntu. It's super convenient, and I do like it. My only complaint, for snap specifically, is that it clutters up `df` output since each snap package is a virtual disk.

I have not heard of Flat Packages.

It's a good idea though. Self contained packages means you dont have weird library dependencies issues. You will lose disk space though, but I think its a fair trade off. Also makes obtaining new software easier for people.

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