[openbeos] Re: on SoftwareValet for OBOS

  • From: "Ithamar R. Adema" <ithamar@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2001 23:56:47 +0100


>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.

Agreed. But we were talking of SV, which hasn't got such a thing. I was 
simply warning about the current state of software installers in BeOS, 
because AFAIK there isn't a single tool for BeOS which handles this. 
Except for Staller, some code on bebits.com which could be used as a 
base for such a system is OpenBeOS :)



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