[pacman-dev] [PATCH v2] Swap alpm_db_update() implementation to multiplexed version

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Mon May 11 22:59:39 UTC 2020

On 12/5/20 3:14 am, guillaume at manjaro.org wrote:
> Le 2020-05-11 17:10, Eli Schwartz a écrit :
>> On 5/11/20 10:27 AM, guillaume at manjaro.org wrote:
>>> Hi Allan, Hi Anatol,
>>> I was looking to this new multiplexed implementation and I found some
>>> problems:
>>> 1) This implementation can lead to download databases from different
>>> servers, I think it can't be a problem if they are not synced
>> This should already be the case in the single-download version too, no?
> I agree and nothing can be done except ensuring all databases are
> downloaded
> from the same server.

Except...  those database for repos that are hosted on different
servers.  Because not all repos are provided by the distro.

As this was the case in single download code, I don't consider this a
bug in the new code.


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