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Re: woody : X install



On Tue, Oct 22, 2002 at 07:29:41AM -0500, Adam Heath wrote:
> Hmm.  Make discovers database into a separate package(if it isn't already).

It is.

> Then, allow this package to either be updated regularlly, and downloaded
> separately from an alternate site during an install, or, have a variation that
> can fetch the database files from some internet hosted site.

Sounds like you're not aware of:

http://hackers.progeny.com/discover/doc/guide.html

...which documents Discover 2.0.

> This should allow discover to detect newer cards, and then inform the user if
> those cards aren't supported by the set of drivers included with the version
> of x being installed.

That's the idea.

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