Re: What do you wish for in an package manager?
Joseph Carter wrote:
> I think if dpkg used some sort of hashed database index it would be a hell
> of a lot nicer to people's CPUs and memory. Whether or not that requires
> a re-implemenetation of dpkg or not isn't for me to say since I haven't
> looked at dpkg's code in 3 years.
That smells like "re-write". The scent of painstaking coding. Mmmm.
Eray (exa) Ozkural
Comp. Sci. Dept., Bilkent University, Ankara