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Computer languages Shell script  +
Documentation note User manpage available in HTML format from http://www.toastball.net/toast/man
Full description 'toast' is a simple package manager for *n'toast' is a simple package manager for *nix. It automatically locates and downloads source code, determines how to compile it, installs each package in its own directory tree, and makes the resulting binaries available through an encap/GNU stow-like symlink tree. It also supports binary packages. It is often used to install and manage software in a non-root user's home directory. Since each package's installed files are stored separately, it's easy to quickly install, uninstall, upgrade, recompile, or temporarily disable different software packages or different versions of the same packages, even if they conflict with each other.es, even if they conflict with each other.
Homepage URL http://www.toastball.net/toast/  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords tree  + , configuration  + , Unix  + , source code  + , version  + , installation  + , update  + , package manager  + , Linux  + , conpilation  + , encap  + , stow  + , symlink  + , binary  +
Last review by Alejandroindependiente +
Last review date 9 January 2017  +
License GPLv2 +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 5 February 2004  +
Name Toast  +
Prerequisite description wget  +
Prerequisite kind Weak prerequisite  +
Real name Jacques Frechet  +
Related projects Graft + , Stow +
Resource URL mailto:toast-bugs@toastball.net  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  +
Revisionid 40,437  +
Revisiontimestamp 9 January 2017 12:38:27  +
Revisionuser User:Alejandroindependiente +
Role Maintainer  +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description *nix package manager  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
System-administration configuration  +
Use system-administration  +
User level none  +
Version comment 1.488 beta released 2016-02-28
Version date 28 February 2016  +
Version download http://www.toastball.net/toast/toast-1.488.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 1.488  +
Version status beta  +
Has queryThis property is a special property in this wiki. Toast + , Toast + , Toast + , Toast + , Toast + , Toast + , Toast + , Toast + , Toast + , Toast +
Categories Entry  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 17 January 2017 12:27:58  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Entry  +
Has subobjectThis property is a special property in this wiki. Toast + , Toast + , Toast + , Toast + , Toast +
EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. toast-bugs@toastball.net  +
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