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Re: [opensuse-packaging] packages-Format Documentation?
  • From: Christoph Thiel <cthiel@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 14 Oct 2005 18:36:34 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.63.0510141834060.24903@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, 13 Oct 2005, Christoph Thiel wrote:

> On Wed, 5 Oct 2005, Rauch Christian wrote:
>
> > I wonder if there is any documentation available on how the packages,
> > packages.DU, packages.en and so on are structured.
> >
> > I already understood a bit of these, but i'm hanging on some entrys.
>
> We have specifications for that format internally - I'll check if they are
> (or can be made) available. Stay tuned.

The documenatation comes with the package "yast2-packagemanager-devel":

$ rpm -ql yast2-packagemanager-devel
[...]
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/AddEditFTP.png
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/AddEditNFS.png
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/AddPopup.png
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/COPYING
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/COPYRIGHT.english
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/InstSrcMgrStart.png
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/MultipleMedia.png
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/README
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/du-descr.html
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/lang-descr.html
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/media-descr.html
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/multiple-install.html
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/online_update.html
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/package-descr.html
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/pkg-keywords.txt
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/pkg-queries.txt
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/pkg-sel-ideas.txt
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/pkg-sel-implementation-timings.txt
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/pkg-sel-rpmcopy-callbacks.txt
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/pkg-sel-spec.txt
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/pkg-sel-use-cases.txt
/usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-packagemanager/selection-descr.html
[...]
$

Maybe someone should add that info to an appropriate wiki page ;)


Regards
Christoph

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