POSTUN scriptlet failure in rpm package cyrus-sasl

Bill Nottingham notting at
Thu Mar 11 16:35:55 UTC 2010

Toshio Kuratomi (a.badger at said: 
> The FPC is aware that the page exists but pretty much left it alone as it
> documents a program, fedora-usermgmt, that Enrico Scholz wrote to solve
> issues with user creation in the way that he thought best.  However, if it's
> causing confusion we should definitely make some sort of change.  What
> should that be?
> Options:
> * Put a large admonition at the top that says "I am not a Packaging
>   Guideline" and point to the packaging guideline page for user creation.
> * Remove the page
> * Have the FPC vote whether use of fedora-usermgmt is disallowed and remove
>   the page if so
> * Rename the page
> * Someone  works on the text of the page to make it clear that it's only
>   documenting the fedora-usermgmt application, not something written into
>   the packaging guidelines.
> * Update the page to remove the userdel and groupdel portions.
> What combination of the above seems most suitable to people?

The first item I think is the obvious change; the page can be renamed if
people really find it's confusing. Putting fedora-usermgmt before FPC
would be a separate item.


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