Open Questions - distinguish packages

Marcela Mašláňová mmaslano at redhat.com
Tue Apr 1 11:03:10 UTC 2014


On 04/01/2014 01:00 PM, Tadej Janež wrote:
> On Wed, 2014-03-26 at 14:54 -0400, Marcela Mašláňová wrote:
>> How do we distinguish packages in the Playground repo from those in the
>> Fedora's main repo?
>>
>> Proposal:
>> Do not try to distinguish them. Rpmfusion packages also don't have
>> different dist tag. You can find out if really want to by rpm -something
>> or check key, which will be also different.
>
> +1.
>
> One thing that will lessen the need for distinguishing the packages is
> that the Playground repo will not provide newer versions of existing
> packages in the main repository (BTW, have we reached consensus on that
> yet?). Hence, there will be no problems with improperly filed bug
> reports in Bugzilla (as can be the case with COPRs).
>
I guess we didn't.

> The way Copr solves the problem of distinguishing the packages is by
> providing a custom Vendor tag of the form:
> Fedora Project COPR (<user>/<project>)
>
> Maybe we could also use the same system and go with something like:
> Fedora Project Playground repository
> What do you think?
>
Could be easy to do.
> Of course, the signing key will also be different.
>
> Tadej
>
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