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Re: [alpine-devel] apk-tools ideas

From: Timo Teras <timo.teras_at_iki.fi>
Date: Wed, 28 Oct 2015 18:50:24 +0200

On Wed, 28 Oct 2015 09:41:16 -0700
Andy Shinn <andys_at_andyshinn.as> wrote:

> This might already be implied by the bare root idea, but support for
> installing .apk directly from http/https would be neat. I build a
> couple one-off package and currently install using a wget, apk, rm
> combo. Would be cool to have this contained as one remote file install
> option.

Yes, it's on my todo list too. The only problem is that the way the
code currently works, it'd need to GET the .apk twice; or stash it
to /tmp or something. The first pass reads the meta data for the
package solver, and then second time when we actually want to install
it.

But it's on the list.


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