On Fri, Oct 25, 2019 at 3:48 PM Clement Verna <cverna(a)fedoraproject.org> wrote:
On Fri, Oct 25, 2019, 21:42 Randy Barlow <bowlofeggs(a)fedoraproject.org> wrote:
> On Fri, 2019-10-25 at 14:53 -0400, Neal Gompa wrote:
> > It's not a bad feature to have in fedpkg, but it fundamentally does
> > not help *other people* discover what we have in the distribution.
> Yeah I've discussed this a bit with some people, and I agree. Fedora
> *users* might use the packages app to find out the same info that
> packagers want to find out.
> However, I think that even though users and packagers are coming to
> this app for the same purpose, only one of those purposes maps to the
> CPE team's mission statement: the packager's. If you are a packager,
> you *need* to know what versions are where at a glance, especially when
> dealing with something high priority like a CVE.
> That's not to say that the end-user story isn't a valuable use case,
> but our team is overburdened and we need to drop most of what we do
> right now, and we have to be specific about what our purpose is. This
> means dropping some valuable use cases.
might be a good replacement for that. Does anybody have used or is
using this website ? Any feedback on it ?
Some of the searching is a little awkward. It does let you see stuff
across distributions, but a lot of Fedora-specific information isn't
Unfortunately, improving pkgs.org
is impossible as the author is hard
to get ahold of and the software is not FOSS.
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