Cleaning up stale dependencies

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Sun Feb 26 03:08:46 PST 2012

On Sun, Feb 26, 2012 at 04:12, Harald Hanche-Olsen <hanche at>wrote:

> I think I can guess, actually. I suspect it is a holdover from the days
> when the registry was a bunch of files. Efficiency concerns might well have
> dictated the current solution. Perhaps for so long as the flat file
> registry remains an option, it has to remain this way. But surely, the
> intent is to do away with that option in the future? At that point, a saner
> policy should be easy to implement.

Isn't it already gone as of 2.0?

brandon s allbery                                      allbery.b at
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