[development] 4.8/5.0: Modules, the install system, and directories

Morbus Iff morbus at disobey.com
Wed Feb 22 19:40:00 UTC 2006

> during install, it should put all the files distributed
 > with it into a tracking table, along with checksums and
 > timestamps for each of the files.


Timestamps are useless, because they won't match up with the timestamps 
of the actual source file (consider extract on localhost, upload via FTP 
toward remote host - timestamps are changed). And checksums would seem 
to only ever be used to validate upgrades, which seems to duplicate the 
schema_version in the system table.

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