[SailfishDevel] Zypper and PackageKit

Andrey Kozhevnikov coderusinbox at gmail.com
Mon Jan 6 18:25:27 UTC 2014


so? pkcon providin same data which pk server sent :)

On 07.01.2014 00:23, Marcin M. wrote:
> The manual is about the D-Bus service, and I meant the CLI interface - 
> pkcon.
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> --
> Marcin
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> 2014/1/6 Andrey Kozhevnikov <coderusinbox at gmail.com 
> <mailto:coderusinbox at gmail.com>>
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>     afaik zypper downloading via curl, and it displaying information
>     you want.
>
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>     On 07.01.2014 00:09, Marcin M. wrote:
>>     And is it possible to make packagekit show bytes (or x 10^n
>>     bytes) progress just like apt or zypper?
>>
>>     --
>>     Marcin
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>>     2014/1/4 Mikael Hermansson <mike at 7b4.se <mailto:mike at 7b4.se>>
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>>         On Saturday 04 January 2014 20.07.52 <tel:2014%2020.07.52>
>>         Martin Grimme wrote:
>>         > Hi,
>>         >
>>         > 2014/1/4, Andrey Kozhevnikov <coderusinbox at gmail.com
>>         <mailto:coderusinbox at gmail.com>>:
>>         > > afaik pakckagekit have easy queue management
>>         >
>>         > Yes, PackageKit can queue transactions, and it can be
>>         operated without
>>         > root privileges (which zypper would require). Sailfish/Nemo
>>         uses
>>         > zypper's libzypp as backend for PackageKit, however.
>>         > AFAIK zypper doesn't come preinstalled on Sailfish, but can
>>         be installed.
>>
>>         One reason for packagekit is is to make "platform
>>         independent" package manager
>>         pkcon working both for RPM, DEB maybe more....
>>
>>         its a freedesktop project see:
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>>         http://www.packagekit.org/index.html
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