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From: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@...>
Subject: Re: Re: adding a modification timestamp to the installed pkgs database (vdb)
Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2010 11:09:07 +0000
2010/1/17 Christian Faulhammer <fauli@g.o>:
> Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@...>:
>  As much as you love to have the new and shiny VDB2, it is far off.
> Prototyping and drafting implementations would be great to have some
> base where we can discuss on (in a civil manner).  So having this
> timestamp would be a good way to prepare a sane migration path.

No, it wouldn't. Brian's proposal a) would be of no use whatsoever for
VDB2 migration, and b) would not be used by VDB2. Having a *decent*
cache validation mechanism is a good idea; having a half-baked one is
a waste of time.

-- 
Ciaran McCreesh


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Re: Re: adding a modification timestamp to the installed pkgs database (vdb)
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-- Denis Dupeyron
Re: adding a modification timestamp to the installed pkgs database (vdb)
-- Ciaran McCreesh
Re: adding a modification timestamp to the installed pkgs database (vdb)
-- Brian Harring
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-- Ciaran McCreesh
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