[pacman-dev] alpm-hooks: OVERRIDING HOOKS
enckse at gmail.com
Sat Mar 17 23:38:12 UTC 2018
I figured that it was spelled out somewhere...it is more that whatever that
one-way doc pattern was going to be (pacman.conf -> alpm-hooks) makes the
context for understanding the "OVERRIDING HOOKS" section tougher to consume
from alpm-hooks (e.g. there is no "See Also: pacman.conf").
On Sat, Mar 17, 2018 at 6:43 PM, Andrew Gregory <andrew.gregory.8 at gmail.com>
> On 03/17/18 at 10:36pm, Sean Enck wrote:
> > If you read the "man alpm-hooks" it alludes to a priority-based directory
> > overriding behavior. But the directory/priority queue for when hooks are
> > loaded isn't stated 
> > Some quick searching indicates: "/etc/pacman.d/hooks"  is (at least
> > example) place that will override "/usr/share/libalpm/hooks".
> > The directories/priorities should be enumerated in the docs. Even if this
> > is enumerated in another doc page somewhere, since the behavior really
> > _matters_ in alpm-hooks it should probably be at least re-enumerated here
> > if not become the source-of-record for this information.
> > --Sean
> >  https://www.archlinux.org/pacman/alpm-hooks.5.html
> >  https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/User:Allan/Pacman_Hooks
> man pacman.conf
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