Best way to make an installer

Jonathan Rockway jon at
Sun Jan 27 12:17:20 GMT 2008

Philip Skinner <philip at> writes:

> Hello,
> This is my first time asking for help on here, so bare with me please.
> I have an open source project I am working on and I need to make a
> proper installer for it. I have no idea where to start, at the moment I
> just release instructions on how to install, what perl modules to
> install and the best way to configure services being used (apache,
> mysql).
> I would like it to be as simple as "rpm -i package.rpm".

Take a look at PAR and Ingy's talk about symlinks and Kwiki:

Jonathan Rockway

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