New Features for Profiles

James Robertson jwrober at
Sat Nov 27 17:57:00 PST 2004

James Robertson wrote:
> Hui Zhou wrote:
>> How about give the nALFS a little intelligence so it can figure out 
>> what is the packagename in pkg.tar.gz or pkg.tar.bz2 and what is the 
>> tar format and figure out how to unpack it upon seeing such archive?
> Good idea, but is out of scope for this conversation thread.  Added as a 
> req idea for nALFS2
I sent this before reading the rest of the posts.  Taken off, looks like 
Kevin has thought of this before and really laid out the pitfalls.


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