BLFS TODO package tracking.

George Boudreau georgeb at
Mon Aug 14 18:37:56 PDT 2006 wrote:
> El Lunes, 14 de Agosto de 2006 22:47, escribió:
> More about that.
> The tracking file could named as the package and contain the version. 
   prelim work on pkg version tracking in experimental..
> A parser will be need to extract the version from general.ent (hopping that 
> the entities names matches the XML file names, not verified yet)
  Some packages do not match.. x7app x7lib do not exist in general.ent 
and neither do the meta packages. (eg kde-full, gnome-full.. )
> When generating the tracking files are checked. If a package is 
> installed and have the same then the book, is skipped. I the version differ 
> the packge is showed adding into ( ) the installed version.
> Then, we can add a check book to set if, when selecting the new target 
> package, the dependant packages that have a newer version available must be 
> updated or not.
> Check box for the dependencies level a sudo usage need be added also.

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