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Re: [p2-dev] Dropins refactoring

Hey,

any chance to get an answer?

On Fri, 2013-07-05 at 13:12 +0200, Krzysztof Daniel wrote:
> Pascal, Ian,
> 
> I've spent recently quite a lot of time trying to get installable repos
> installed as droplets.
> 
> The problem that I will inevitably face is the conflict and ordering
> between dropins and droplets, and possibly other mechanisms, like
> profile dropping, etc.
> 
> I was thinking about refactoring dropins to have:
> (a) central service for processing startup installation changes
> (b) service definition for installation changing services
> (c) implementation of dropins service.
> 
> a. would be responsible for getting a request,  repositories, caching
> them and executing  request/plans
> c. would scan the dropins folder, produce a request and pass it to a.
> 
> The point is that I'd like to avoid multiple refreshes of framework and
> solve in some way obvious startup conflicts (what is first? dropins or
> droplets?).
> 
> Do you think something like this could make into official p2?
> 

Best regards,
-- 
Krzysztof Daniel <kdaniel@xxxxxxxxxx>
Red Hat