Recommended way of proposing changes in someone else Fedora packages configuration

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Mon Oct 19 00:54:51 UTC 2015

Marcin Zajączkowski wrote:
> 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?

1. git clone …
2. commit your changes
3. git format-patch
4. attach to Bugzilla

Where's the problem?

> (*) - a given package repo could be forked and published to GitHub

A dependency on a third-party proprietary web service is a no go.

        Kevin Kofler

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