[pacman-dev] -Sp is broken?

Miklos Vajna vmiklos at frugalware.org
Thu Oct 4 22:37:54 EDT 2007

On Thu, Oct 04, 2007 at 01:18:11PM +0200, Nagy Gabor <ngaba at bibl.u-szeged.hu> wrote:
> pacman can quit (any may ignore -y). libalpm could also inform the caller
> funtion about "Operation not permitted" with an error-type.

this is what PM_ERR_BADPERMS is about. this has been disabled in
pacman.git's c22e381a (maybe earlier)

(in pacman-g2 if the frontend does not have any such checks, then the
commit of the transaction fails with this error code)

- VMiklos
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