[arch-general] A repo-add replacement?

Nicolás Reynolds fauno at kiwwwi.com.ar
Wed Feb 9 11:13:43 EST 2011

El 09/02/11 04:05, Magnus Therning dijo:
> I've noticied that repo-add will blindly overwrite the entry of an
> already added package with whatever you point it to.  Even if the
> existing entry is for a version that is newer.  It basically means
> that "repo-add repo.db.tar.gz *.pkg.tar.xz" doesn't work that well :-(
> Is there some other tool for building a a repo db that doesn't follow
> my instructions so blindly? ;-)

maybe you can use dbscripts[1], db-update and ftpdir-cleanup?

[1] http://projects.archlinux.org/dbscripts.git/

Nicolás Reynolds,
xmpp:fauno at kiwwwi.com.ar
gnu/linux user #455044

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