[Mageia-dev] Proposed Feature:Backports_update_applet

Sander Lepik sander.lepik at eesti.ee
Fri Jun 8 12:49:13 CEST 2012

08.06.2012 13:03, Angelo Naselli kirjutas:
>> My feature proposal is to implement something similar to what mgaonline + 
>> MageiaUpdate does for updates, but for backports, with some changes due to the 
>> fact that users will rarely want that "all" packages on the system be updated 
>> from backports when the backports media are activated.
> I'm confused, enabling bp and bp-udates (same as tainted) should be enaough
> to get mageiaupdated for providing them as updates... or am i wrong?
> IIRC Mandriva plf worked in that manner...
> Angelo
Well, backports are not quite the same as tainted or nonfree or core. They are more like the
updates folder of those repos.


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