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V3nn3tj3 02-07-2008 08:17 AM

Convert .deb to .rpm

I need someone who can convert a deb package into a rpm package. I could use alien, but something strange on my server won't let me install it.

I need to have these 2 packages converted to rpm.

pure-ftpd-mysql 1.0.21-8
pure-ftpd-common 1.0.21-8

Thanks Nick

Uncle_Theodore 02-07-2008 08:23 AM

Why do you want to convert the packages instead of downloading rpms for your distro? It would probably work, but the native rpms are better anyway?

unSpawn 02-07-2008 08:31 AM

Right. What's your compelling reason for not getting pure-ftpd-1.0.21-9.fc6.src.rpm from Fedora extras and rebuilding "--with mysql"?

V3nn3tj3 02-07-2008 10:32 AM

Well, the pure-ftpd-mysql has a special feature that let you select what file types you want to allow (others don't have this).
I'm making a new hosting cp (i need these packages for the free hosting cp, then i will have a premium panel for paied hosting, this one will use the normal pure-ftpd)

(or if someone is using debian, you can always download the source files from the 2 packages, then i can just upload it, configure it and install it ...)

Greets V3n

unSpawn 02-07-2008 12:17 PM

Nice. You explained what you want to do and why but you failed to explain why you can't package it yourself.

V3nn3tj3 02-07-2008 12:30 PM


My on my vps i can't install alien (dono why) and becuase it uses centos i can't get the debian sources ...

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