[CentOS-devel] Yum Extender 0.99 (Development) for CentOS 4.2
tla-ml at rasmil.dk
Wed Feb 15 10:17:56 UTC 2006
Tim Lauridsen wrote:
> Lance Davis wrote:
>> a couple of comments ....
>> re version yumex-0.99.7-1.0.c4
>> 1. yumex no longer has an icon in alt-tab - previous installed
>> release had one.
> I will look into this.
>> 2. Seems strange to show older versions in 'install' window - unless
>> you have support for reversing out later versions ...
>> At the moment if you select to install an older version yumex errors
>> out with :- /nTransaction Check Error: package
>> yum-2.4.2-1.centos4 (which is newer than yum-2.4.0-1.centos4) is
>> already installed
>> Surely it would be better not to list them in the install window - or
>> to only list them if an option is set ...
> You are absolutely right this is a bug, i will look into it.
>> 3. I see that there is an option to downoad files lists & changelogs
>> - and it does say that this will take longer ... but with it
>> unselected there are still 'Files' and 'Changelog' tabs - albeit
>> empty. Would it be possible to lose them or grey them out when the
>> option isnt selected - alternatively and preferable would be to
>> download the information just for that package and display it when
>> you click on the tab - either automatically or with a confirm -
>> subject to preference setting.
> Files & changelog is always availible for installed packages, the
> option is only for availible packages, where some extra
> metadata has to be download to show files & changelogs.
>> 4. Select repos has a bug that it changes the display order
>> apparently randomly when you click on the lines and selection boxes
>> ... I would also like to be able to see (and or edit) the config for
>> the repo - and possibly add repos from within yumex.
> I will look into this one.
weird, I can't reproduce this one (centos 4.2, yum 2.4.2, yumex 0.99.7)
anybody else has this problem ??
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