[arch-dev-public] DB rebuilds

Paul Mattal paul at mattal.com
Mon Jun 18 14:52:49 EDT 2007

Dan McGee wrote:
> I just threw up a pacman release (3.0.5) that fixes the following
> issue (http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/7338): conflicts lines from
> packages were not correctly added to a sync DB, causing issues when it
> comes to replacing stock packages with an -svn version, for example.
> Two things this likely affects:
> 1. If version 3.0.4 of pacman is installed on al.org, we should
> probably upgrade to 3.0.5 to get the fixed repo-add script (which is
> used by gensync, which may be used by our other scripts?)
> 2. The community DB should probably be rebuilt completely to ensure
> all the conflicts lines are now present, if this is a problem.

This had occurred to me. I'll go through and rebuild both community 
dbs tonight and email again when I've done it.

- P

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