compat-python, Zope...

Denis Leroy denis at
Wed Oct 15 08:21:47 UTC 2008

Patrice Dumas wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 15, 2008 at 10:12:42AM +0200, Denis Leroy wrote:
>> Thorsten Leemhuis wrote:
>>> Just a note for those not familiar with the habits from Livna/RPM  
>>> Fusion: Livna/RPM Fusion normally doesn't take any packages that are  
>>> suitable for Fedora (¹).
>> Can you define "suitable" :-) ? there are some packages that are  
>> suitable in theory, but won't get in without a fight through FeSCo.
> Which free software package without patent issue wouldn't be suitable?
> Maybe an additional kernel (like the bsd kernel or the HURD, would be
> nice, any taker?), but otherwise?

- packages likely to be vetoed by a Red Hat employee (and therefore by 
FeSCo): compat-python, compat-gcc-32

- packages that include kernel modules, like open-vm-tools.

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