On Thu, 2020-05-07 at 09:29 +0200, Michał Górny wrote: > > > 1) list of selected packages (@world) > > We would use this to determine the popularity of individual packages, > plus by scanning their dependencies we would be able to make combined > statistics for direct usage + dependencies of other selected > packages. > This would allow us to judge which packages need more of our > attention.
At work we install a lot of dependencies through a few company-specific virtual packages, e.g. company/developer for all stuff useful for our developers. These packages would then be missed in the statistics. I'm not sure how prevalent this is and to what extend it wills skew the statistics. Hans
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