The sad shape of apt-rpm, especially in combination with rpm5, has caused us to look at alternatives. Our decision to go with rpm and apt-get was made when we started 8 years ago – since then, a number of new things have come up and a lot of things could have changed
GoboLinux is an alternative Linux distribution which
redefines the entire filesystem hierarchy.
In GoboLinux you don't need a package database because
the filesystem is the database: each program resides in its own directory,
such as /Programs/LibX11/1.6.9 and /Programs/GCC/9.2.0. Like it?