felix-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Karl Pauls" <karlpa...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: OBR and the referral tag
Date Mon, 18 Aug 2008 15:42:42 GMT
On Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 5:13 PM, Arjun Panday
<arjun.panday@alcatel-lucent.fr> wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> I'm trying to use the OBR for our project, and i'd like to use the referral
> tag as specified in RFC-0112, so i can have bindex generate a different file
> for each set of bundles and then organize them in a tree structure.
>
> I've tried this with org.apache.felix.bundlerepository-1.0.3 but, unless i'm
> mistaking, the referral tag does not seem to be supported. Do you think i
> just did something wrong? If not, is there a plan to support this feature in
> the near future?

Could you try with the current trunk? I think support of the referral
tag has been added recently... In case I remember correctly, I could
cut a new OBR release as part of the upcoming Felix 1.2 release.

regards,

Karl

> Another issue I have with the OBR is that our use of it is slightly off the
> norm: I need to be able to request the OBR in an "absolute way", regardless
> of the bundles already installed in my JVM.
> For my tests, I've modified the Repository implementation so that the only
> packages seen as "local" are the ones exported by bundle #0 (the core JDK
> packages that are not part of my OBR).
> Could this be suggested as a "boolean activated option" for the OBR?
>
> Many thanks,
>
> Arjun Panday
> Alcatel-Lucent France
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@felix.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@felix.apache.org
>
>



-- 
Karl Pauls
karlpauls@gmail.com

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@felix.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@felix.apache.org


Mime
View raw message