[pacman-dev] PM_TRANS_EVT_EXTRACT_START missing?

Sebastian Nowicki sebnow at gmail.com
Sat May 24 07:57:12 EDT 2008

On 24/05/2008, at 7:24 PM, Xavier wrote:

> Sebastian Nowicki wrote:
>> It seems every action has a START and DONE event, apart from package
>> extraction. I was wondering if the extract action was supposed to  
>> have
>> a PM_TRANS_EVT_EXTRACT_START event as well?
> What is the point of that extract event anyway?
> We already have add/upgrade event which are basically the same.
> Since extract_done is not even used, I would suggest just removing it.
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I'm not really sure, going by the name I thought it was to indicate  
that a package (tarball) finished extracting, but skimming through the  
code it seems the event is fired long after the fact. Pacman just  
ignores it. I guess removing it wouldn't be a bad idea.

Sebastian Nowicki

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