[pacman-dev] [PATCH] Add VerboseUpgradeInfo Option
jrlampley at gmail.com
Mon Mar 3 18:04:52 EST 2008
Roman Kyrylych wrote:
> 2008/3/2, Justin Lampley <jrlampley at gmail.com>:
>> Attached is a patch to add an option that displays the old version of
>> the package as well as size in column format for the upgrade operation.
>> Another patch was submitted back in November for this, but it either
>> got lost and buried in the list, or Dan just hated it :).
>> When enabled, this is what the upgrade information looks like:
>> Pkg Name New Version Old Version Size
>> perl 5.10.0-2 5.8.8-9 15.37 MB
>> cairo-perl 1.044-1 1.041-1 0.10 MB
>> courier-authlib 0.60.2-2 0.60.2-1 0.17 MB
>> dhcpcd 3.2.1-1 3.2.0-1 0.04 MB
>> imagemagick 220.127.116.11-2 18.104.22.168-1 2.00 MB
>> glib-perl 1.162-1 1.160-1 0.36 MB
>> perl-event 1.09-3 1.09-2 0.09 MB
>> perl-anyevent 2.8-6 2.8-5 0.02 MB
>> perl-libintl-perl 1.16-3 1.16-2 1.11 MB
>> perl-event-execflow 0.63-3 0.63-2 0.04 MB
>> gtk2-perl 1.162-1 1.160-1 2.28 MB
>> perl-gtk2-ex-formfactory 0.65-4 0.65-3 0.20 MB
> This output looks cleaner to me than that of ShowSize, because it's indented.
> But I wonder - what will be if user enables both options? One of them
> should definetely take precedence.
This option will take precedence over show size (which makes sense
because you requested both options and this output includes the size).
There was a discussion before of getting rid of ShowSize altogether and
just having one option, the only problem is this output is only for
upgrades and show size is used in some other places besides just during
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