[CentOS-devel] Web based Package DB

Jim Perrin jperrin at gmail.com
Wed Jun 23 15:32:17 EDT 2010


On Wed, Jun 23, 2010 at 1:57 PM, Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com> wrote:

> Is there any chance of making it able to detect and flag conflicts among
> any/all participating repositories in terms of duplicate but out-of-sync
> package versions and conflicting file content?  This information could
> be used both by the package builders to clean up the problem where it
> was accidental and by end users to restrict where their updates are pulled.

I don't believe so. It's mostly just an xml file output. No idea how
the back end is generated really. You can check out the site here ->

http://www.redhat.com/security/data/metrics/

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