Distribution Specific Guides by Distribution:Void Linux

Void Linux: Creating Binary Packages Using xbps-src

May 30, 2018, 6 p.m.

The primary reason I wanted to try Void Linux was for its build system, xbps-src, a complement to Void's binary package management system, XBPS. It can be used to build and install source packages from Void's Github repository or to build and install software made available as source packages from third parties. In this post, I present my experience building two programs that are not available from Void either as binary or source packages …