[maemo-users] [maemo-users] Re: application catalog reviews

From: Neil MacLeod gmane at nmacleod.com
Date: Sun Jan 28 01:42:37 EET 2007
David Hagood wrote:
> Ferenc Szekely wrote:
>> The current phase 2 plan will be added to garage this weekend, ie.
>> tonight or tomorrow.
> May I make a small suggestion for usability? Having just reflashed my 
> 770 to the lastest official firmware, then spent a fair amount of time 
> reenabling the various repositories, could you consider making an 
> installable .deb that sets up each repository?
> e.g. if there is a repository bob.example.com/, how about having a .deb 
> that adds the appropriate line to /etc/apt/sources.list for 
> bob.example.com - that way, if I want to add a repository, I can just 
> click on a link in the browser, the package adding the repo gets 
> downloaded and handed off to the application installer, and there you 
> are - the repository has been added, no typing of the repo data.
> Bonus points for adding the GPG keys automatically.

Isn't this already catered for by Single Click Install?


Not sure if it works with OS 2006 (the last two releases) - a voice in the back of my head says it does.

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