Emacs packaging guidelines

Jonathan Underwood jonathan.underwood at gmail.com
Thu Jul 30 11:02:05 UTC 2015

On 30 July 2015 at 11:48, Vít Ondruch <vondruch at redhat.com> wrote:
> These are definitely fair points, but at the end, this should be left up
> to the maintainer if there will be -emacs package and the general
> preference should be to support the subpackages. I hope it will give as
> greater opportunities with incoming boolean dependencies, such as
> "install the -emacs subpackage when emacs is already installed".

Perhaps so - I encourage you to prepare a new draft of the guidelines
to encapsulate how you'd like to see this work for the FPC to
consider. I'll happily read over anything you write, if you like, and
help where I can.


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