[Yum] Re: changelog

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Fri Jan 16 06:04:04 UTC 2004


On Thu, 2004-01-15 at 12:08, Joe Radinger wrote:
> ok i see your problem.
> maybe some kind of "plugin" into yum.
> it would be enough to have an option in "yum" and several files for the
> changelogs on the webserver. yum would download the additional files
> only if needed/requested.
> 
> so the headers for ordinary updates stay the same and the info is easy
> to reach.
> maybe i should think it over
> 

better yet. look at:
 http://linux.duke.edu/metadata/readme.metadata

then go look at the sample other.xml

and think about being able to fetch and parse that inside or outside of
yum.

-sv





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