[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] Re: [maemo-users] 'Locking down' software installation

From: Marius Vollmer marius.vollmer at nokia.com
Date: Thu Feb 15 18:43:38 EET 2007
"ext Eero Tamminen" <eero.tamminen at nokia.com> writes:

> ext Andy Mulhearn wrote:
>> But if you can just apply a major firmware upgrade by accepting it
>> in application manager and you don't think to backup first, what
>> happens it goes wrong leaving you with an unworkable system?
> Good point, I think the application manager should prompt user
> to do a backup before trying to do a system upgrade.

I grant you a brief peek into our internal software
requirements... :-) The Application manager shall suggest a backup to be taken
           before a system update is installed.

Rebooting and checking for enough free flash will also be taken care

Yeah, we should be doing this kind of planning more in the open...

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