Patches for trivial bugs sitting in bugzilla -> trivial patch policy?

Till Maas opensource at till.name
Mon Jun 30 16:29:58 UTC 2014


On Fri, Jun 27, 2014 at 06:02:09PM +0200, Ralf Corsepius wrote:

> The intention of all this is to keep the amount of patches in Fedora low and
> to "pay it back to upstreams" iff possible.
> 
> However, in many (most?) cases this is not possible or feasible.

It is always possible to add a comment to the SPEC and it is enough to
justify why the patch cannot be upstreamed, if this is the case. This
saves fellow maintainers the time to investigate why the patch is not
upstreamed or does not have a comment.

Regards
Till


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