[paludis-sekrit] [Paludis] #723: Forcing a download of blocked packages

Paludis trac at pioto.org
Thu Feb 12 12:33:24 UTC 2009

#723: Forcing a download of blocked packages
    Reporter:  miket            |       Owner:        
        Type:  defect           |      Status:  closed
    Priority:  Sometime         |   Milestone:        
   Component:  clients/paludis  |     Version:  0.34.1
  Resolution:  wontfix          |    Keywords:        
   Blockedby:                   |    Blocking:        
Distribution:  Gentoo           |  
Changes (by ciaranm):

  * status:  new => closed
  * resolution:  => wontfix


 The solution is to make careful use of {{{--dl-blocks discard}}}. Paludis
 won't start any install action unless it knows what it's going to install
 -- there's no guarantee you'll fix the blocker the way Paludis thinks you
 will, so starting a fetch is wrong.

Ticket URL: <http://trac.pioto.org/paludis/ticket/723#comment:1>
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