Welcome to the Unix/GNU Windows home page.
The aim of this projects is to provide the community with
a valuable tool for any Unix like environment: a packager. We started
to work on wpkg,
based on dpkg, the famous
Our packager, wpkg, is a rewrite in C++.
It is heavily based on
Since it is a rewrite, it is far from being complete, yet it should
already offer enough functionality. Version 0.5 can install a new
package checking for dependencies, remove, purge and list installed
packages, extract package files anywhere, list information about a
package (control file content and list of files available in a
At first, we foresee converting the .zip
packages available on
As we move forward, we will create USYS which we hope will help
in porting other packages to the MSYS environment without having
to change the code much.