[GSoC 2015] Dependency calculation using libsolv


नमस्ते After the Mid-Term Evaluations I started working on dependency calculation module. I added a procedure mportinstall in macports.tcl file which in turn calls dep_calc procedure in macports_libsolv.tcl. There was already a mportexec procedure which was called by port.tcl and the dependency calculation and conflict resolution was handled by mportexec. So we modified port.tcl to … Continue reading [GSoC 2015] Dependency calculation using libsolv

[GSoC 2015] Implement libsolv Search


Hola Amigos, Okay first I am going to show how you can clone and test my MacPorts Development branch and set it up safely so that it does not interfere with the installed MacPorts version. And then we will be setting up libsolv from upstream to test our search implemented using libsolv. Setting up MacPorts … Continue reading [GSoC 2015] Implement libsolv Search

[GSoC 2015] Setting up MacPorts libsolv branch


Hola Amigos, Here I am going to show how to setup and install my MacPorts development branch (gsoc15-dependency) and libsolv. Step 1: Clone my development branch inside ~/Development folder probably so that we do not mess up other folders/files. You are free to do it in your preferred folder too. If you do not have … Continue reading [GSoC 2015] Setting up MacPorts libsolv branch

GSoC 2015: The MacPorts Project


Hola amigos, I am happy to announce that I have been selected for GSoC 2015 as a student developer with 'The MacPorts Project'. My project is titled "MacPorts: Improve Dependency Calculation using SAT solver.". The proposal can be found here. I will be posting all the weekly updates over here, and also document everything. So … Continue reading GSoC 2015: The MacPorts Project