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Old 09-24-2002, 03:06 PM   #1
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How can i install a debian package under Suse 8.0

I downloaded several Debian packeges (for example Xine) and want
to install them under Suse Linux 8.0. How can i do it ? The way of
downloading the source code is too tricky for me, i always have problems
compiling the programms.
thanx for help, tostado
Old 09-24-2002, 03:15 PM   #2
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As far as i remember there is an rpm <-> deb converter out there. I have used it to install rpm-packages on debian, which worked without problems.... Isn suse based on rpm?

I can remember the program name, but go to and search for rpm, it should be there.


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