Aha! That's exactly what I was looking for.
I found an example that fits very close to my use case (from the Java
The maven-resources-plugin declares that it
provides maven2-plugin-resources . Perhaps the latter is an old name, or
something people tend to call it. Either way, this works:
yum install maven2-plugin-resources
That would mean that if I had:
Then these would work:
yum install asciidoctor
yum install awestruct
Then I would be a happy packager :)
On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 3:55 PM, Ken Dreyer <ktdreyer(a)ktdreyer.com> wrote:
On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 3:11 PM, Dan Allen
> Is it possible to have
> an alias package in this case like in Debian where it will install
> rubygem-asciidoctor when you request asciidoctor?
I would love to see this for some other utility gems as well, like
"gem2rpm" or "puppet-lint". It would be nice if we allowed a simple
"Provides:" for these cases.
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