I am doing a quick survey for software that you use on a regular basis
that is not available via the Fedora repository. Software that you
suggest should be free and open source, free of patent and other legal
Tell me the home page of the software and give me a brief description on
what it does. Bonus points if you can see in Google for "software-name
fedora package review" to figure it if it is already in the Fedora
package review queue. If you know of RPM packages in other distributions
for the software your are suggesting, that information is useful as well.
Another Ambassador here. I am Gaurav Prabhu from mumbai.
Ambassador name : coolg5
If you need any help, contact me via email on g5_fosslover[at]yahoo[dot]in
--- On Sun, 28/6/09, beta tester <khanolkardilip(a)gmail.com> wrote:
From: beta tester <khanolkardilip(a)gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [fedora-india] Do we have any Fedora Ambassadors out of Mumbai ?
Date: Sunday, 28 June, 2009, 6:32 AM
I am an ambassador who does work stay, live, spread fedora in mumbai.
And can be reached anytime on the phone No. given in the signature.
On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 11:45 AM,
> $subject. If we have, can they please put up their hands on this list
> ? The context is that I get this question all the time and, I'd like
> to see who we have on the ground. It is somewhat strange that a city
> like Mumbai would not have Fedora folks :)
> You see things; and you say 'Why?';
> But I dream things that never were;
> and I say 'Why not?' - George Bernard Shaw
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In follow up to this thread, I have managed to create a RPM for
The rpm and the spec file can be found here.
If anyone is interested, couple of harmless commands to try out:
$mmaker fluxbox -c|less
$info mmaker (the source doesn't a provide a man page)
This being my *first ever* rpm package, I don't expect it to be 100%
correct. I would gladly welcome feedback.
works fine on F10. On F11, some of the commands throw harmless(IMHO)
python deprecation warnings. I suspect these are due to the move to
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What do I do when I cant use Yum?. I mean I can get connected to the
internet only thru Wi-Fi here.
So my only choice is to get the packages in a flash drive and install them.
I remember using deb only my ubuntu.
Dont know how to do the same thing in Fedora
I was hoping if someone could help me with that.
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