As Mike pointed out, most linux sites will post binary packages for each
> And a "bigger" question to the group relating to this (and excuse the
> ignorance as I've been out of the Linux space for about 6-7 years, yes Linux
> did exist back then :) )...
> Just how compatible are binaries built on one system with another ? Has
> Libc etc standardised enough that we can start collecting binary builds of
> boost/gccxml/etc and posting them on the web site so that others don't have
> the pain of third party builds?? -- this way they can focus on the
> Python-Ogre pain only :)
distribution. Typically they have some build machines based on each
distribution that will update the packages when new source is released.
Autopackage is an option for binary distributions. It might be a solution
for those who don't want to bother with any of the build process.