[pacman-dev] [PATCH] download: major refactor to address lingering issues

Dario Freddi drf54321 at gmail.com
Sun Nov 15 04:02:42 EST 2009

On Saturday 14 November 2009 19:36:59 Xavier wrote:
> Actually force is stronger than that : it forces the file to be
> (re)downloaded, no matter what (whether there is already a complete or
> partial file).
> And that's what we need for pacman -Syy

Yeah, my concern was actually that for complete files, the backend itself 
(alpm) could have handled the deletion on its own, but I do recognize that it 
can't really predict what the partially downloaded files would look like.

> > I'm all for having this in (but please, increase the .so version :) )
> This kind of patch only goes in major release. Major release are
> always so-bumped. So don't worry :)

Yeah :)



Dario Freddi
KDE Developer
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