[pacman-dev] Adding an expiry time to repo databases
grazzolini at archlinux.org
Fri Dec 13 12:54:33 UTC 2019
Em dezembro 13, 2019 8:39 Allan McRae escreveu:
> Hi all,
> I have made a start at adding an expiry time to repo databases. See
> the three patches here:
> My question is, what should we do once a database is determined to be
> expired? Follow the example of a bad signature, and refuse to load it
> at all? Just refuse to install anything from it, but still enable
> searching etc?
> Just deciding "bad repo, don't use" will be much easier to implement...
I'd go with, if expired, don't touch it *at all*. Even searching from then
should not be allowed.
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