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Re: [zypp-devel] {libzypp-10.x} Replacing libsatsolver by libsolv (seriously!)...
On Wednesday 21 September 2011 17:30:45 Klaus Kaempf wrote:
* Michael Andres <ma@xxxxxxx> [Sep 21. 2011 17:08]:
JFYI:
In the near future for libzypp-10.x developers:

- We'll move away from libsatsolver and start using libsolv
(https://github.com/openSUSE/libsolv). Recent package is available in
obs://zypp:Head.

Whats the difference / advantages of one over the other ?

Upstream (mls@) has put libsatsolver in maintenance mode and wants to continue
development in libsolv, which seems to be sort of cleanup release.

Why a new library (libsolv) and not a new major version of
libsatsolver ?

This is something for Michael<mls@> to answer.

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Michael Andres

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