[Slackbuilds-users] Questions

Martin Lefebvre dadexter at gmail.com
Fri Jul 28 17:32:13 UTC 2006

On 7/28/06, Erik Hanson <erik at slackbuilds.org> wrote:
> Some logic needs to be used here, as the original intent of the .info
> metadata file was in the event that a ports-like system is created.
> Importing the metadata into the DB came later, but it's more important
> now, in my opinion.
> I can't imagine creating an array, as this event should be very rare. I
> also take some issue with not separating plugin packages from the main
> application package.
> If the general consensus is to allow something like this to happen (it
> will be VERY seldom, take that into consideration) then I propose another
> optional variable in the .info file.

The best example that comes to mind: gift
Each plugin is separated in different source packages.

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