Nix Packages release nixpkgs-0.6

This page provides release nixpkgs-0.6 of Nix Packages. It was generated automatically on 2004-11-14 15:00:21 UTC from revision 1767 of the path /nixpkgs/branches/0.6-release of its Subversion repository (the XML record of the build job is available).

Distribution

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Channel

The Nix Packages contained in this release can be installed and kept up to date by subscribing to the channel nixpkgs-stable by once executing

$ nix-channel --add http://nix.cs.uu.nl/dist/nix/channels/nixpkgs-stable
$ nix-channel --update
You can then query and install packages in the normal way, e.g.,
$ nix-env -qa
$ nix-env -i foo
You can update to the latest versions of the packages in this channel by executing
$ nix-channel --update 
$ nix-env -u '*'

Problems

In case of build or usage problems with this release, please first check if there are newer releases that solve the problem. Otherwise report problems to eelco@cs.uu.nl, mentioning the full version number and a description of the platform you are building on. In case of a build problem include the part of the build log showing the error. In case of a usage problem try to narrow down the problem as much as possible and include enough information to reproduce the error.

Build Logs

Build of the Source Tarball on i686-linux