WIAS Technical Report No. 12, (2010)
WPM package manager version 1.0 --- Software documentation
- Streckenbach, Timo
- Package manager, software versioning, dependencies, source package, virtual package, compiler flags, database, root-permissions, portability, Mixing FORTRAN, C and C++
WPM is a command-line tool designed to support build and installation facilities. It is implemented as a collection of script files, written in Bourne shell syntax. For the sake of portability the code takes care of the common pitfalls of shell programming.