[openbeos] Re: on SoftwareValet for OBOS

  • From: "Axel Dörfler" <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2001 21:17:40 +0100 (MET)

>Something else that was being thrown out was the notion of an install 
>tool that can automagically go to the net to find updates.  This is a 
>cool capability to have, and maybe we could lobby OmicronSoft to add 
>to their EasyInstall.  For OpenBeOS, however, I think we could 
>get away with a made-for-purpose tool similar to OTUpdater (or 
>it's called).

And it would also be nice if there are update plugins - for the most 
part this would be one add-on which connects to something like BeBits; 
but we shouldn't focus on this but should also provide a CVS add-on, or 
application defined add-ons.

Just have one installer application to handle them all in a common way.


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