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> There's this new idea where you can have an operating system, run the command 'apt-get install foobar', and BAM all of a sudden foobar is installed.

Nah dude, that's never gonna fly. See, as mentioned in the top comment, no one uses and knows the OS they are developing for nowadays (though only windows users are looked down upon for some strange reason).

It is always more fun to not spend precious minutes reading about how to create an apt package, but reinvent the wheel for the hundredth time and implement another under-featured and buggy package manager in our current favorite language, and then add workaround after workaround to actually make it somewhat close feature wise to apt or rpm (i.e. usable).




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