[arch-general] package manager overlay script

Brendan Long korin43 at gmail.com
Thu Apr 15 19:01:16 EDT 2010

On 04/15/2010 10:41 AM, Edgar Kalkowski wrote:
> Am oder ungefähr am Donnerstag, 15. April 2010, schrieb Robert Howard:
>> PackageKit
> This reminds me: Can PackageKit actually handle pacman? I have used PackageKit in the past with (K)ubuntu and when switching to arch (and the command line) I thought about trying PackageKit again but was not sure if that was safe …
PackageKit works, but it doesn't seem to be able to update the databases
itself (so you still have to do pacman -Sy), and it has no output, so
you don't get warned if an update just broke something..

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