HEADUP for all PEAR packages

Mathieu Bridon bochecha at fedoraproject.org
Wed Oct 24 03:39:08 UTC 2012

On Wednesday, October 24, 2012 06:04 AM, Adam Williamson wrote:
> On Tue, 2012-10-23 at 21:42 +0200, Reindl Harald wrote:
>> if ALL pear packages would be in the repos this whould be
>> a diffeent story - but taht is unlikely because who
>> would maintain all this packages really?
> It seems like something that should be automatable, really. Don't we
> already have this, to some degree? The layout, contents and build
> process for PEAR packages is standardized, AIUI, so they can use
> virtually the same spec file and bumps should be entirely automatable in
> the vast majority of cases.
> Would it be super-hard to just write a bot that does PEAR package builds
> and updates? That seems like it'd mostly solve the problem.

You'd still have to review the license of the sources before actually 
pushing the package.


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