[packagekit] outdated tooltips

Tim Lauridsen tim.lauridsen at googlemail.com
Fri Nov 16 02:43:49 PST 2007

Matthias Clasen wrote:
> On Nov 15, 2007 3:17 AM, Richard Hughes <hughsient at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Wed, 2007-11-14 at 17:17 +0000, Richard Hughes wrote:
>>> Maybe the yum
>>> cli.py could call into PackageKit via DBUS (BackendStateMayHaveChanged)
>>> when any transaction on the command line has completed. This would allow
>>> the daemon to drop it's cache and not supply invalid data.
>> Okay, thinking about this, maybe patching cli.py is crack, but I think a
>> yum plugin (like yum-downloadonly) is exactly what we need.
>> James, Tim, is this something one of you guys knows how to do? It just
>> needs to call the method org.packagekit.BackendStateMayHaveChanged()
>> when yum has finished an update transaction either from pup or the
>> command line.
> FWIW, I am not worried about the interaction between yum cli and pk-update-icon.
> I am worried about the icon and the update viewer showing me
> conflicting information.
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Cnanging yum.py to call pk, is a bad idea.

but there is already exist a plugin called 'yum-refresh-updatesd' there 
calls into the yum-updatesd via DBUS.


it could be extended to call packagekit too.


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