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Installation Verification System

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000186137D
Original Publication Date: 2009-Aug-11
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2009-Aug-11

Publishing Venue

Linux Defenders

Related People

Authors:
William Petrow Jonathan Goguen

Abstract

Upon installation of software to a user system, the Operating System queries an internet server to determine if all necessary components for the new software are installed. The OS will then automatically download any missing dependencies.