From: klavs klavsen (kl_at_vsen.dk)
Date: Sun 24 Mar 2002 - 10:42:13 GMT
On Sun, 2002-03-24 at 08:22, Cedric Veilleux wrote:
> know the "vbuild" program relies on rpm's to get the list of files. I
> am not familiar with rpm's nor vservers (yet), so forgive me if I am
> So the vbuild program is the one I should modify to make it use
> gentoo's portage system to get the list of installed packages and
> their files, right?
> Any advice on this subject is of course very appreciated.
I remember someone on the list a few weeks earlier, had written a patch
(or were about to) - so that vbuild could use any packaging system, as
long as someone wrote the package-specific details for it - in other
words a modular approach. Check the mailinglist archive Vlad did. (btw.
the google search is not working yet - sorry :-)
It probably wouldn't be the hardest thing to pull out, all rpm commands
and exchange them with funtions, that simply choose actual command based
upon 1 extra variable stating the package system it needs to use.
Have a blast :-)
-- Regards, Klavs Klavsen
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