Subject: Re: pkg vs. rpm
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/05/1999 09:28:57
Hubert Feyrer <> writes:
> That's exactly what I have in mind: add on pkg_add, delete on pkg_delete,
> and make query-able. I'm thinking of just adding a db for a simple
> file->pkg mapping for the beginning.

Also, the package system should refuse to blow away files that are
already registered in the database. (Indeed, it should probably in
general refuse to blow away files...)