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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
DNF, which may or may not replace Yum
Posted Jun 28, 2012 16:19 UTC (Thu) by jengelh (subscriber, #33263)
Posted Jul 11, 2012 15:52 UTC (Wed) by criswell (guest, #40091)
Way back when, I was the author of (the now orphaned) rpmstrap. I began working on an experimental rewrite of it using the Smart API and found I could do some pretty amazing things (also, scary things- like bootstrap a working system using a mixture of packages from RPM and DEB-based distros :-)
I always felt really sad that Smart never caught on more...
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