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rpm
38% (386 votes)
deb
37% (380 votes)
tgz
9% (88 votes)
ebuild
8% (79 votes)
source
8% (83 votes)
Total votes: 1016

Compatability >:(

Does anyone know of any program that allows for a deb package to be converted directly to an rpm (or vice versa) so you can install it with the package manager of the system? I know this can be done on the command line with a script using alien for instance but does anyone know of a gui that will make this easier for the end user?
I know this may sound ignorent if i have ignored the ability of some other prog to do this but i often resort to building my own system (linuxfromscratch.org) to be sure that i have what i want on my system without 'conflicts'.

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