spin kickstart/minimization cleanups

Bastien Nocera bnocera at redhat.com
Fri Apr 23 09:48:56 UTC 2010

On Wed, 2010-04-21 at 16:45 +0100, Richard Hughes wrote:
> On 21 April 2010 16:40, Richard Hughes <hughsient at gmail.com> wrote:
> > software needs to be installed for a given bit of hardware. It's
> > really the kind of thing that needs to be added to udev as just a
> > simple rule, and then enabled in gnome-packagekit.
> Of course, the packages also need rpm provides. The hard bit is
> working out from a sysfs path "this is a GPS device" and then gpk can
> install any software that provides "hardwaresupport(gps)"

Except that the software for enabling the hardware is most likely
different from the software to use the hardware.

As long as only front-end applications have those provides and drag in
all the dependencies they need, it would probably be fine. Or you'd need
to be able to install them as package sets.

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