[packagekit] PackageKit 0.6.4 released!

Jonathan Conder j at skurvy.no-ip.org
Thu May 6 04:32:19 PDT 2010

Hi Richard

On Thu, 2010-05-06 at 10:18 +0100, Richard Hughes wrote:
>  - Correctly fallback by checking the transaction role, not the
> backend role. Fixes fd#27527 (Richard Hughes)

I just remembered to test this and it still seems not to work. Sorry
about not doing it earlier, but it turns out pk_backend_reset is called
after pk_backend_set_role (in pk-transaction.c).

>  - Ensure the daemon emits Message() signals when replaying the cached
> GetUpdates data (Richard Hughes)

I'm getting segfaults from this commit because package_array and
message_array in pk_transaction_try_emit_cache don't get initialized to
NULL (when pk_cache_get_results returns NULL itself). I'll send in
patches for these two shortly.

Anyway, these past few days I've moved my backend into a git repository
and I think I'm just about ready to push, so I figured I'd take the
opportunity to ask for commit access. If you could let me know what the
process is for that, what guidelines I need to follow etc, that would be


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