On Wednesday, 19 March 2008 at 23:33, Tom spot Callaway wrote:
This goes out specifically to the Fedora Packaging Committee
but is certainly open for comments from all.
We've got a lot of drafts that are queued up for next Tuesday's meeting,
so it would be very helpful if you read them all well in advance:
As always, this list is pulled from
(which embeds the
table from http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/PackagingDrafts/DraftsTodo
ASCII Naming Guidelines (spot) :
Perl Guidelines (spot) :
Both look fine.
The build commands (java calls) look horribly complicated.
I'm quite convinced these should be made into rpm macros.
As discussed in this thread, I think this should be embedded into
%install and %clean and the Buildroot: tag should just go away.
Complicated, but I guess OK.
I don't have the Java Guidelines draft on the list yet, but I
it will be ready by next Tuesday:
Not ready, I guess?
Next Tuesday will undoubtedly be a longer meeting than normal, so
I can't promise anything, but I might be able to whip up some patches
for those macros I mentioned above in a few days.
Fedora contributor http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/DominikMierzejewski
Livna contributor http://rpm.livna.org
MPlayer developer http://mplayerhq.hu
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