[Mageia-discuss] Easyurpmi forMageia ?

Wolfgang Bornath molch.b at googlemail.com
Sun May 22 17:47:56 CEST 2011

2011/5/22 Romain d'Alverny <rdalverny at gmail.com>:
> On Sun, May 22, 2011 at 16:51, Juergen Harms <Juergen.Harms at unige.ch> wrote:
>> There appears to be a large number of users who are not satisfied with the
>> Mandriva way of mirror selection (count me in). But this should not
>> automatically be interpreted to "Mageia needs easyurpm". Why not submit the
>> "standard" mirror selection offered by Mageia to an evolution that takes the
>> opinions expressed into account?
> This is more for after Mageia 1 release. Hopefully, we will have
> plenty of topics such as this one, that will be discussed/improved
> during the Summer.
>> Question - what is more difficult: come to a common opinion on a solution
>> where everybody is happy, or do the corresponding implementation???
> You won't please everybody anyway. So prototype something
> working/square enough for evaluation, with constraints/rules you find
> (or even better, find an existing solution - there must be some
> already existing). That suppose that the need is properly defined,
> written down first (part of it is "what is not satisfying currently"
> and "how can this be done within Mageia infrastructure").

I think I already defined the (long time existing) requirements properly, not?
See the first 3 "MUST HAVE" points.

I don't think there is an already existing solution in Mandriva/Mageia
(as I said, it was a longterm and still existing bug in mandriva with
no change so far).


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