[Yum-devel] [PATCH 4/4] populateSack(): parallel metadata downloading
james at fedoraproject.org
Mon Apr 2 15:49:47 UTC 2012
On Mon, 2012-04-02 at 10:33 -0400, Zdenek Pavlas wrote:
> >> Subject: Re: [Yum-devel] [PATCH 4/4] populateSack(): parallel metadata downloading
> > How is this different from retrievAllMD()?
> retrievAllMD() updates metadata of all repos based on mdpolicy,
> but additional metadata are downloaded in populateSack(), in a
> different code path. This makes such downloads (eg filelists)
> in parallel.
Ok, I just assumed they'd share more code. Couple of minor things to
1. Naming it pre_populate() seems bad, as it's just to do with
2. Doesn't deal with "all".
3. Are you sure we want it to be public?
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