nALFS RoadMap

Thomas Pegg thomasp at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jun 24 11:55:18 PDT 2004


On Sat, 2004-06-05 at 21:34, Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
> James Robertson wrote:
> 
> > OK, then I will put 1.3 and 2.x stuff on the new roadmap update.  No 
> > sense in putting 1.2.3 on there.  Will you still work on the 1.3.x 
> > branch after you release it?  It would seem that with one hacker working 
> > on the code that 2.x will take some time.  I know that G and I both were 
> > looking for more "package manager" type features in 1.3 with the logging 
> >  DTD and conditional execution. Is that still what you are going to be 
> > able to handle?
> 
> Yes, 1.3 will continue to be maintained, but I would suspect only bug 
> fixes and minor enhancements will occur there. I think that when 1.3 is 
> released it will be a major step forward from 1.2, and that will give us 
> some time to work on getting nALFS2 into workable shape.

What are these "package manager" type features James is referring to,
are they aimed to make the packageinfo elements work better for
dependency handling, which is a necessity for the BLFS profile to even
be usable.
 
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Thomas 
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