[Yum-devel] [PATCH 2/2] Use parallel urlgrab in downloadPkgs().

Zdenek Pavlas zpavlas at redhat.com
Mon Nov 21 15:29:29 UTC 2011

> > +from urlgrabber.grabber import parallel_wait
>  It's going to be useful for yum to work with the old and new
> urlgrabber ... even if we then add fake requires into the spec.

Right.. providing a dummy parallel_wait() is easy, old grabber
ignores async option and downloads immediately.  But adding
'failfunc' option at runtime... hmm, that's going to be a mess.

>  One of the big things short term. is if you can get these two
>  patches to work with current urlgrabber, then you can just push
> them upstream and I'll create a new rawhide drop ...
> will make testing _much_ easier for everyone (and will help
> any MultiFileMeter convertion).

Yes, that's a good idea.

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