Use reprepro unreferencesnapshot instead of _removereferences
reprepro 5.1.0-1 now has nice way to delete all references to a given snapshot. We should switch our code and doc to using it, instead of
reprepro dumpreferences | […] | reprepro _removereferences that we use (at least) in:
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#3 Updated by intrigeri 2017-08-12 21:22:10
- Status changed from Confirmed to Rejected
I’ve looked into it. This would require computing the list of snapshots referenced in the DB, which would be more complex than the pipeline we currently have. The only potential advantage of switching to
unreferencesnapshot would be performance, but we do this quite rarely so I don’t think it’s worth the effort.