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Re: [yast-devel] Install packages by supplements from YCP?
  • From: Ladislav Slezak <lslezak@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 08:40:30 +0100
  • Message-id: <49A6476E.8000409@xxxxxxx>
Duncan Mac-Vicar P. wrote:
Why is it using rpm and not ZYpp's WhatProvides? only to avoid initializing

Yes, it's a quick test which does not need libzypp. If the check fails (the
is not installed) it uses standard way for installation (loads target, refreshes

This has to be very fast because many yast modules check at start up whether the
needed packages are installed. And they are usually installed unless the module
started for the first time.


Best Regards

Ladislav Slez√°k
Yast Developer
SUSE LINUX, s.r.o. e-mail: lslezak@xxxxxxx
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