[packagekit] building packagekit from source

Richard Hughes hughsient at gmail.com
Wed Jan 28 02:44:45 PST 2009

On Wed, 2009-01-28 at 10:40 +0100, Anders F Björklund wrote: 
> Unless you are making "servicepacks", as those are distro-specific ?
> (i.e. you need to be blessed by pk_get_distro_id() for them to work)

Correct. If you look at lib/packagekit-glib/pk-common.c you'll see there
is a function pk_get_distro_id() which a distro might need to patch to
create service packs. This is pretty trivial.


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