Writing a Package Manager

In this web content, the author discusses their experience of building a package manager specifically for SQLite extensions. They explain that they needed a structured approach to managing these extensions, as there was no existing package manager for SQLite. The author goes on to describe the design decisions and implementation details of their package manager, highlighting features such as the spec file, folder structure, scope, registry, versioning, and a lockfile for reinstalling packages on different machines. They also mention the use of checksums to ensure the integrity of downloaded assets. Overall, the content provides a practical guide to building a package manager for SQLite extensions.


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