[arch-dev-public] split packages (WAS: Re: Heimdal changes - moving sqlite to core?)

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Mon Jan 12 16:29:58 EST 2009

Aaron Griffin schrieb:
> I know, at the very least, the db-scripts are going to need updating
> to deal with split packages.
> We may have to rethink the way we handle "repo tagging" in svn. Any
> ideas would be appreciated.

It could look like this:

mysql-clients -> mysql
mysql-libs -> mysql

According to Subversion FAQ, we can use symlinks on Unix, but I don't 
know if that will work properly with the websvn stuff.

This way, our repository scripts would not need much work and we can 
still upload the packages separately if we like.

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