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Support for Installation of "Suggested:" Packages

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The package management tool(s), especially the YaST Software Management module, should support the "Suggests:" hints of packages and allow the users to easily install the suggested packages of the currently selected package ("Install Suggested Packages" in the context menu), the packages in the current list ("All In This List/Install Suggested Packages") and all installed packages.


icons/user_comment.png S. V. wrote: (11 years ago)

Edith, what can be done for openSUSE 10.3?

icons/user_comment.png E. P. wrote: (11 years ago)

Too late for 10.3.

icons/user_comment.png D. M. wrote: (10 years ago)

This one is also piececake. Using a capability iterator for the current canddate over suggests, get selectables and mark them for install, add this to the all in this list menu.

icons/user_comment.png M. S. wrote: (10 years ago)

(I hope you're talking about the "suggestions" list the solver already returns)

icons/user_comment.png D. M. wrote: (10 years ago)

Ok, it was implemented in the package groups section. It is not factible to do it inthe context menu because this mean looking for suggest which is error prone.

The solver has a global list of recommended and suggested packages. Which depends on the last solver run.




Last change: 8 years ago
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