Re: Idea: a gui for automatic ./configure && make

Ikke <eikke <at>> writes: 
> On Tue, 2005-12-20 at 19:18 +0100, Francesco Montorsi wrote: 
> > Hi all, 
> > ... 
> Wouldn't it be fantastic if you'd be able to use your distribution's 
> package manager, or some similar system like AutoPackage etc? 
> Installing lots of things from source is not always healthy for a system 
> (can and will confuse your package manager), so I don't think it's a 
> good idea to "make it easy" for end-users to do this. 
Try CheckInstall + kConfigure. It's not a GNOME combination, one being a 
CLI-only tool and the other being a KDE tool, but it works really well. 
CheckInstall - 
kConfigure   - 
Faster than a speeding slug! 
I'm Paraplegic Racehorse. 

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