[pacman-dev] Fw: Pacman support for IPFS

Robin Broda robin at broda.me
Sun Apr 5 11:38:43 UTC 2020

On 4/5/20 1:19 PM, @RubenKelevra wrote:
> I was wondering if there's interest from you or the team to implement
> native IPFS support in pacman?
> The idea is, to extend the current database definition, by an
> additional field, which holds the Content-ID necessary to fetch a
> package from IPFS.

If the database gets extended by an additional field for every new network layer people come up with,
where do we draw the line?

This needs a solution that does not require the database format to be altered to suit protocol-specific metadata.

> Best regards,
> Ruben


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