[arch-dev-public] dbscripts pkg pools

Ionut Biru biru.ionut at gmail.com
Sun May 2 16:46:03 CEST 2010

On 04/29/2010 02:39 AM, Allan McRae wrote:
> On 29/04/10 03:42, Aaron Griffin wrote:
>> On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 12:21 PM, Pierre Schmitz<pierre at archlinux.de>
>> wrote:
> <snip>
>>> * Does this also work with the old layout/packages? (especially the
>>> cleanup and move scripts)
>> No. What will have to happen is that all packages will need to be
>> moved to /srv/ftp/packages/os/*/ and symlinked to where they actually
>> end up (with relative symlinks, for the purposes of rsync). This can
>> be scripted away fairly quickly.
> That is going to be a painful initial rsync... Is it just the clean-up
> script that can not handle the change?
>>> * Do all packages have the $arch within their filename? (community might
>>> be a problem here as they are not using db-scripts for that long)
> All package in [core] and [extra] have $arch in their filename as of a
> month or two ago. There is no way community is even close.
> Allan

that is not a problem. we can always rebuild all of them. the one that 
can't be rebuilt we move it into aur.


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