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Re: [opensuse-buildservice] Repositories below
  • From: Adrian Schröter <adrian@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2006 16:26:05 +0200
  • Message-id: <200610191626.06823.adrian@xxxxxxx>
Am Thursday 19 October 2006 16:10 schrieb Stanislav Brabec:
> Adrian Schröter wrote:
> > However, it would make sense to collect _some_ repos together, IMHO.
> >
> > We discussed to extend yum repos to support links to other repos as well.
> > This means you add the amarok4 repo for example and this implicit adds
> > also the KDE4 repo. When you remove amarok4 repo, the KDE4 repo
> > disappears as well.
> > But this would be an extension to the current yum/rpm-md format which
> > needs to be discussed (and proposed in a valid way) on the yum ml.
> It would be nice, if there will be any extension, which will be able to
> search in repos not included to installation sources and then make all
> required steps to be able to install package.
> For example: I am searching for latest amarok
> I will issue say YaST search, check-in the "Search in the Build
> Service".

yes, we do have such functionalities in our mind and FATE :)

> Search asks me whether to enable amarok4+KDE4 repo.
> If I decide to "Yes" everything should be ready to install amarok.


Adrian Schroeter
SUSE Linux Products GmbH, Maxfeldstr. 5, 90409 Nuernberg, Germany
email: adrian@xxxxxxx

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