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Group :: Archiving/Other
RPM: alien

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Name: alien
Version: 8.64
Release: alt0.1

Summary: Install Debian and Slackware Packages with RPM

Group: Archiving/Other
License: GPL

Packager: Vitaly Lipatov <lav at>

BuildArch: noarch


#Patch: %name-chowndir.patch

# Automatically added by buildreq on Mon Feb 13 2006

BuildRequires: perl-devel

Alien allows you to convert Debian, Slackware and Stampede Packages
into RPM packages. It can also convert RPM packages into Slackware,
Debian and Stampede packages.

This is a tool only suitable for binary packages.

%setup -q -n %name
#%patch -p0

perl Makefile.PL \
echo Hello


%make_install pure_install \
DESTDIR=%buildroot \
PREFIX=%buildroot%prefix \
VARPREFIX=%buildroot \
INSTALLMAN1DIR=%buildroot%perl_vendor_man1dir \
#find %buildroot -type f -name .\* -print0 |xargs -r0 rm -fv
rm -rf %buildroot%_datadir/%name



Full changelog you can see here

design & coding: Vladimir Lettiev aka crux © 2004-2005, Andrew Avramenko aka liks © 2007-2008
current maintainer: Michael Shigorin