Proposal: retire lesstif in f24 and beyond

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Thu Oct 8 23:04:28 UTC 2015

Christopher Meng wrote:
> IMO motif should 'Obsoletes' lesstif in Fedora since motif is free now.

The reason we kept lesstif even after OpenMotif was finally freed is because 
OpenMotif only implements the Motif 2 API, whereas lesstif implemented the 
Motif 1 API. Back then, a lot of Motif applications did not compile with 
Motif 2.

        Kevin Kofler

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