[Yum] better error handling in yum?
skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Thu Apr 29 22:08:16 UTC 2004
On Thu, 2004-04-29 at 18:05, Dan Hollis wrote:
> On Thu, 29 Apr 2004, seth vidal wrote:
> > but something to relate that the problem is at the repo or in your
> > connection to the repo and not just a problem with the world.
> > what do you think?
> Just relaying the actual error message given to you directly by the server
> seems most straightforward to me. Theres quite a lot of different codes
> and instead of writing code to parse and handle them all, just pass on
> what the server says. (obvious?)
The server does not always emit an error.
and when it does (b/c urlgrabber is multiprotocol) it's not always in
the same place.
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