[Mageia-dev] [Mageia-discuss] About Mandriva tools future : Host Mandriva tools on github

Thierry Vignaud thierry.vignaud at gmail.com
Tue Oct 5 13:14:45 CEST 2010

On 5 October 2010 00:09, Liam R E Quin <liam at holoweb.net> wrote:
> But rpmdrake ported to Qt would probably "freeze up" in the same places.
> It needs more asynchronous operations.  At one point I thought about
> using dbxml (a small, fast interface to XML documents, with a btree
> index and dynamic hashing), which would probably make rpmdrake and urpmi
> a lot faster, but the dbxml packages didn't even build easily on
> Mandriva, and the rpm didn't install the perl API.

That won't help that much.
What is taking time is:
- dependancy resolution
- rpmlib installing packages

the existing callbacks could be improved

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