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Story of package managers

by LatCraft

Published June 9, 2015 in Technology

Packages are everywhere in software development. Every ecosystem, every operating system, every programming language brings in a 'new way of managing dependent libraries and packages. What are they? Are they that much different? Why can't we have a universal package manager? Should you create yet another package manager? This presentation is based on the experience of strugling through managing dependencies in different ecosystems and gives some interesting findings.