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authorJason Woodward2008-11-25 05:08:34 +0000
committerJason Woodward2008-11-25 05:08:34 +0000
commit9c93560701f95046335c0a69cac26a81969df01e (patch)
treed04c7f3a66373268cc00982d2e6c40ee83ff8073 /README
parent8d31622d3a7d3d6dc6fd109756baf56b56a7c799 (diff)
* (libslapt) added slapt_write_rc_config (incorporating from gslapt)
* (libslapt) added parsing of disabled sources (instead of ignoring what gslapt creates). * test updates * Added source priority support based on patch submitted by Ken Milmore
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official mirrors. Third party packages might not be
as rigorously tested as official packages.
+ Every SOURCE mentioned in the slapt-getrc file is assigned a priority
+ number, which is a non-negative integer that defaults to 0. Priority
+ is assigned by appending :{PRIORITY} to the source URI. For example:
+ SOURCE={url}:DEFAULT is the default, lowest priority
+ SOURCE={url}:PREFERRED assigns more weight to this source
+ SOURCE={url}:OFFICIAL even more weight, used to denote official sources
+ SOURCE={url}:CUSTOM highest priority, for your custom package source
+ See the FAQ for more information.
* WORKINGDIR will hold the package data and downloaded packages.
This directory will be created automatically as permissions
@@ -243,3 +254,6 @@ Table of Contents:
Reteaua PTM <admin at ptm dot ro> contributed the Romanian translation.
+ Ken Milmore <ken dot milmore at googlemail dot com> contributed the initial
+ source priority support.