[gobolinux-users] Listener 1.1

Jonatan Liljedahl lijon at kymatica.com
Mon Aug 15 21:35:16 GMT 2005


On Mon, 15 Aug 2005 19:15:27 -0300
Lucas Correia Villa Real <lucasvr at gobolinux.org> wrote:

> On Monday 15 August 2005 18:35, Fabio Mierlo wrote:
> > Lucas,
> >
> > can you explain me what is "package is dropped"?
> > In the sense that I can or I can't do a wget of a
> > package directly into /Programs and at the end
> > of download the package will be installed.
> 
> Hi,
> 
> It means that when you:
> - perform a wget to a given package URL, saving it into /Programs;
> - save a package through your browser, specifying its destination 
> as /Programs; or
> - copy or move a package from any place in the filesystem into
> /Programs,
> 
> the package will get installed and the tarball will be moved 
> to /Files/Packages.

Isn't there a problem if the downloader creates a temporary or partly
downloaded file there?

> This afternoon I've also modified the Scripts package so that it can
> integrate with Xdialog/Kdialog, showing a tiny progress bar of 
> InstallPackage/SymlinkProgram. I hope to enhance it tomorrow at my
> spare time again.

Cool! =) It checks for DISPLAY variable and if it's set it pops up the
progress bar?

/Jonatan    -=( http://kymatica.com )=-


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