I have writtern a profile for BLFS, well some of it

Jamie Bennett jamie_bennett at pcpmicro.co.uk
Fri Jan 10 04:02:29 PST 2003

Giles Bathgate wrote on Friday, January 10, 2003 12:21 PM
> oh It probably wasn't there when I started.

Vassili's profiles have been around for quite a while now.
> no not subscribed.

Its a good idea to subscribe that way you can be kept up-to-date
on the progress of nALFS and its profiles.

> Also dependencies. If nALFS could track dependencies via a 
> <depends></depends> 
> tag writern into the package profile, then the install order could be 
> calculated. which would make the BLFS profile work whilst 
> maintaining chapter 
> structure.
> This tag would also provide usefull information.

This is some what already implemented through the <check> tag. 
Current discussion is on going about this subject on the list.

> I would also really like to see a <information> tag, that 
> would be used to 
> contain a short discription of what the package is, and does.

Currently being discussed. Please see 

> Giles

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