@sir where should i report typos next time?
@tho this is a typo?
@sir hm, i thought it should read often-heard. sorry for the bother
@sir english is not my first language :\
@tho no worries, it's an old language with lots of flaws
@sir If you found a piece of software that you needed but was missing from your OS's package repos (and was obscure enough that lots of other people weren't likely to use it), would it be better to manually install to /usr/local or write your own package manager file for it (eg APKBUILD)? Would it be the same for a standalone program vs say a python package on PyPi?
@superluser write a package for it, send it upstream. Even if there are few users it would still make sense for most distros to have it. If not, run a third-party package repo. There are many situations in which running a third party package repo is appropriate anyway
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