[openbeos] Re: on SoftwareValet for OBOS

  • From: <gelattc@xxxxxxxx>
  • To: <openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2001 22:51:55 -0000

> I'm not sure of this, but I do not think this tool will take into 
> account if liblayout was installed with app=5Fa, that maybe another 
> program (lets say app=5Fb) has been installed later and needs it too :) 
> Welcome to DLL Hell V2 :)

This doesn't necessarilly have to be true.  The package could also contain data 
regarding what dependencies it has.  Have the package management system check 
to see if 
they've been installed, and if they're not, to automatically download and 
install them.

--Chris Gelatt

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