On Mon, Mar 3, 2008 at 10:00 AM, Jeff Johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Mar 3, 2008, at 9:44 AM, Stefan Westmeier wrote:
> just wanted to know if there is any chance that rpm packages can be piped
> into the rpm command!?
> Could be done, but there has to be some demonstrable need.
> For starters, a single package on stdin is a rather naive idea. Most rpm
> transactions are composed of 100's or 1000's of packages, and
> stdin is just not the best input method for concatenated packages
Jeff, there's actually enough markers to pull out multiple rpms from a
single stream. You know this though, I was just pointing it out for
I'm with you though I'm not sure what the demonstrable need would
be...unless the stream was coming from some other system across a
Received on Mon Mar 3 20:35:33 2008