[Mageia-discuss] Mandriva is switching to rpm5, and other news

andre999 andr55 at laposte.net
Sat Dec 4 10:02:44 CET 2010

Maarten Vanraes a écrit :
> Op vrijdag 03 december 2010 11:06:07 schreef Ahmad Samir:
>> On 3 December 2010 11:43, Thomas Backlund<tmb at iki.fi>  wrote:
>>> Maarten Vanraes skrev 3.12.2010 03:01:
>>>> well, i'm not adverse to cooperation, but RPM5 is in my opinion FAR too
>>>> unstable to be used for use on our first release.
>>>> I would say, let mandriva find the bugs first and let it give rpm5 a
>>>> testrun
>>>> with their users; by the time we hit our second release, we will have a
>>>> for
>>>> sure stable version of it.
>>> Yeah,
>>> Current rpm5 breaks even its own db _way_ too easy leaving a mess...
>>> Let mdv cope with the breakage....
>>> As important package rpm is, we want it rock solid.
>>> Time will tell...
>>> --
>>> Thomas
>> Agreed, even if Mageia switches to rpm5 that shouldn't happen now at
>> all; everyone is working on setting up the bases, many other tasks to
>> worry about / work on already. :)
> great, i'm glad i'm not the only one who feels this way.
After reflection, I'm going from sitting on the fence to agreeing that 
we should definitely wait.
So it looks like everyone is on side :)

Besides, our repective roadmaps see our first stable release before 
Mandriva's first rpm5 stable release.

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