[crux-devel] prt-get depupdate

Fredrik Rinnestam fredrik at rinnestam.se
Thu Mar 22 13:38:16 UTC 2012


On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 02:27:02PM +0100, Jose V Beneyto wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I wrote a patch for prt-get that provides a new feature: 'depupdate'.
> The purpose of this feature is to solve the problem of new deps in
> the update of a port.
> An example of this could be a commit to gst-plugins-bad(*), which
> introduces new dependencies, so in
> the case you only use the 'update' command, then you'll have an
> error due to new deps.
> 
> Bassically, 'depupdate' does the same like 'depinst' but with some
> differences:
> 
> [depinst foo]
>   1. get dependencies of foo, and install missing ones
>   2. install foo
> 
> [depupdate foo]
>   1. get dependencies of foo, and install missing ones
>   2. update foo
> 
> What to you think about?
> 

Love it, good work!

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Fredrik Rinnestam



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