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Re[2]: [equinox-dev] OBR2

Agree ... if it is not in the manifest, we can't generate it. But it
is nice to populate a repo with only the data from the manifests and
get reasonable results.

Kind regards,

     Peter Kriens
     
RSH> Peter Kriens wrote:

>>It absolutely MUST be possible to generate the metadata from the
>>manifest.
>>  
>>

RSH> Well, it is not possible given the current state of bundle manifests to
RSH> generate all repository metadata. For example, there is no way to
RSH> generate service dependencies.

RSH> If someone invents a new capability/requirement pair, there will be no
RSH> way to generate it either.

RSH> For the standard package/module-related stuff, we can generate them from
RSH> the manifest.

->> richard

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