Linux and application installing

Richard Hughes hughsient at
Fri Sep 17 15:05:06 UTC 2010

On 17 September 2010 13:36, Arthur Pemberton <pemboa at> wrote:
> Wouldn't that require the tool to download every package just to get
> the embedded information.

Yes, that's what my generator tool does. Of course, it only downloads
the packages that contain .desktop files (which we can tell from the
metadata) otherwise that would take more than ages.


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