Recommended way of proposing changes in someone else Fedora packages configuration

Adam Williamson adamwill at fedoraproject.org
Sun Oct 18 16:42:26 UTC 2015


On Sun, 2015-10-18 at 15:36 +0200, Marcin ZajÄ…czkowski wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I would like to propose a minor (yet important) change in one of the
> Fedora packages configuration (a SPEC file and/or a patch). Is it
> possible to create (something like) a pull request which could be
> reviewed by the maintainer in some convenient way (*) and optionally
> merged? Or the only way is to create a patch and put it into a
> Buzilla
> ticket?
> 
> 
> (*) - a given package repo could be forked and published to GitHub
> with
> a change in a separate branch. The new repo could be added locally by
> a
> maintainer (as a new remote Git repository) and that new branch could
> be
> merge into master and pushed to Fedora repository. Nevertheless it
> requires some knowledge about Git and a few manual Git commands to
> execute)

I usually just email or BZ a git-formatted patch. That can easily be
applied with git am.
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