Use package info to determine application requirements

Registered by Peter Pearse on 2010-06-04

Extend one of the existing graphical package managers to show the total packages, and resulting minimum file system size, required to run a particular app e.g. browser, audio player. Aids device designers to determine the requirements for a single purpose device.

Blueprint information

Status:
Not started
Approver:
Steve Langasek
Priority:
Undefined
Drafter:
Peter Pearse
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
Peter Pearse
Definition:
Review
Series goal:
None
Implementation:
Unknown
Milestone target:
None

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Status:
GUI changes identified. Working to understand APT API.

Work Item:
Select app manager to extend. DONE
Specify totals extension: DONE
Design totals extension: DONE
Implement & test totals extension: INPROGRESS
Push patches: TODO

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