[Rpm-maint] Rpm Database musings

Ales Kozumplik akozumpl at redhat.com
Mon Mar 4 11:19:34 UTC 2013


On 03/04/2013 11:21 AM, Michael Schroeder wrote:
> Actually libsolv can do a "incremental" update if it has an old
> solv file available, i.e. it takes the unchanged content from the
> old solv file and only queries new headers from the rpm database.
> Ales doesn't yet use this in method in hawkey.

Didn't know about it but it will become relevant once optimizing DNF 
load time is relevant. Also, can libsolv do the same for the XML metadata?

Ales


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