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Why trusted third party repos. will always be a bad idea - James Antill

Apr. 3rd, 2009

06:37 pm - Why trusted third party repos. will always be a bad idea

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From:(Anonymous)
Date:April 20th, 2009 10:56 pm (UTC)

Great summary, but overly anti-ISV?

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It's a very good summary of the issues, but
it seems to dismiss the "lsb packages in an ISV repository"
case too glibly.

Also, Richard Hughes is on record as saying that supporting
Suse's One Click Install format would be worthwhile
iff the security problems can be worked out
(see http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/packagekit/2009-March/004573.html )
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