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task #12321: Submission of GNU Guix

Submitted by:  Ludovic Courtès <civodul>
Submitted on:  Sun 18 Nov 2012 12:03:59 PM UTC  
Should Start On: Sun 18 Nov 2012 12:00:00 AM UTCShould be Finished on: Wed 28 Nov 2012 12:00:00 AM UTC
Category: Project ApprovalPriority: 5 - Normal
Status: DonePrivacy: Public
Percent Complete: 0%Assigned to: Karl Berry <karl>
Open/Closed: ClosedEffort: 0.00

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Mon 19 Nov 2012 11:49:18 PM UTC, comment #1:

enabled, thanks ludo.

Karl Berry <karl>
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Sun 18 Nov 2012 12:03:59 PM UTC, original submission:

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Registration Details

  • Name: GNU Guix
  • System Name: guix
  • Type: Official GNU software
  • License: GNU General Public License v3 or later


GNU Guix is a purely functional package manager, and associated free software distribution.

It provides Guile Scheme APIs, including high-level embedded domain-specific languages (EDSLs), to describe how packages are to be built and composed.

A user-land free software distribution for GNU/Linux comes as part of Guix.

Guix is based on the Nix package manager.

Other Software Required:

- GNU Guile 2.0.x (LGPLv3+)
- GNU libgcrypt (LGPLv2.1+)
- Nix (LGPLv2.1+)

And, for bootstrapping purposes:

- GNU Autoconf (GPLv3+)
- GNU Automake (GPLv3+)
- GNU Gettext (GPLv3+)

Other Comments:

Currently hosted at http://gitorious.org/guix .

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Ludovic Courtès <civodul>


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