RPM roadmapping

Jesse Keating jkeating at redhat.com
Mon Jul 30 13:29:36 UTC 2007

On Mon, 30 Jul 2007 21:47:19 +0930
n0dalus <n0dalus+redhat at gmail.com> wrote:

> If we start stripping out various bits of RPM and replacing them with
> external libraries, we are making bootstrapping a headache. RPM is
> used to install wget and other external libraries in the first place,
> so having rpm depend on them makes things messy.

Rescue environments with tools on disk that allow you to add/remove
content from your root via chroot.  I see no reason why rpm has to
carry the web suite internal.

Jesse Keating
Release Engineer: Fedora
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