Re: Bug#534507: ITP: kalternatives -- graphical alternatives system configuration tool
On Tue, 2009-06-30 at 12:32:23 +0200, Pino Toscano wrote:
> Few days ago, I had a nice talk with Guillem, and he told me that dpkg
> developers are working for cleaning up update-alternatives' code, and planning
> to convert it to C (along with provide a dpkg library); since the previous are
> either happening or planned to be soon, I will avoid to rewrite the parser
> twice, but wait for the dpkg library and help testing it, which is what
> kalternatives will use (when it is ready, of course).
> Would it be acceptable for now?
Sure, as discussed, as long as this is only temporary until we provide
a better interface, it seems wasted effort having to rewrite it twice.