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The Void (Linux) distribution

Void is a general purpose operating system, based on the monolithic Linux® kernel. Its package system allows you to quickly install, update and remove software; software is provided in binary packages or can be built directly from sources with the help of the XBPS source packages collection.

It is available for the Intel x86®, ARM® and MIPS® processor architectures; Software packages can be built natively or cross compiling through the XBPS source packages collection.

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XBPS 0.49 is out

A new XBPS stable version has been released: 0.49. This is a minor release that contains bugfixes:

  • alternatives: relative symlinks are now supported. Contributed by Joey Gouly in #126.

  • xbps-alternatives(1): -g <grp> -l now works. To only print all alternatives associated with this group.

  • xbps-remove(1): this now will print the messages from alternatives.

  • alternatives: do not register duplicate alternative groups. Happened when reinstalling a package with alternatives.

Please report issues at https://github.com/voidlinux/xbps/issues.

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