What package managers exist which can handle compiling and installation development version (git head) into a configurable installation prefix?
I.e. by typing a command, I want to be able to:
- update to the last development version of the software I am installing (using http direct download, Git, Mercurial or any other SCM)
- launch the compilation with the "right options" passed to
- install the software in a specific installation prefix
- update the environment variables in an appropriate way (i.e. modify
Basically, it boils down to a distribution independent tool that would behave like
emerge from Gentoo or
yaourt from Arch on a particular subset of software (installed in a separate, customizable, installation prefix).
So far I am aware of:
Is there any other tools like these ones out there?