Fedora 17 Update: fedora-review-0.2.2-1.fc17

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-08-09 22:03:55

Name        : fedora-review
Product     : Fedora 17
Version     : 0.2.2
Release     : 1.fc17
URL         : https://fedorahosted.org/FedoraReview/
Summary     : Review tool for fedora rpm packages
Description :
FedoraReview: Tools to help review packages for inclusion in Fedora

This tool automates much of the dirty work when reviewing a package
for the Fedora Package Collection.


    * Downloading SRPM & SPEC from Bugzilla report
    * Download upstream source
    * Check md5sums
    * Generate a review report will both manual & automated checks,
      ready to complete and paste into the Bugzilla report.

This tool can be extended with a collection of plugins for each
programming language. There is also support for external plugins that
can be written in any language supporting JSON format.

Update Information:

New upstream version fixes several bugs and improves few small things:
 * Use hashlib module instead of running md5sum
 * Start using sha256 for hash comparison
 * Respect XDG_CACHE_HOME directive for log
 * Document use of koji scratch builds in manpage
 * Add koji-download-scratch script
 * Handle invalid source urls more gracefully.
 * Fix crash when no ~/.cache directory existed
 * Fix backtrace when a ruby package has no %check section
 * Fix last spec section not being added to section list
 * Fix non-specific clean message for EPEL5 %clean
 * Improve error message about mock group missing
 * New "Development files must be in a -devel package" check
 * New "SourceX tarball generation or download is documented" check
 * New "If the package is under multiple licenses, the licensing breakdown must be documented in the spec." check
 * New sugar activities checks
 * Fix the search for existing review and the creation of the review request
 * Change to MUST checks to SHOULD (in accordance with guidelines)
 * Add and improve testsuite considerably
 * Fix checks exclusion when using external plugins
 * Fix JSON API breakage in 0.2.0 (more changes here soon)
 * Handle download errors properly 
 * License check no longer reports "UNKNOWN" licenses


* Thu Aug  9 2012 Stanislav Ochotnicky <sochotnicky at redhat.com> - 0.2.2-1
- Update to lastest upstream (0.2.2)
- Add koji-download-scratch script
* Thu Jul 19 2012 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 0.2.0-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_18_Mass_Rebuild
* Wed Jul 11 2012 Stanislav Ochotnicky <sochotnicky at redhat.com> - 0.2.0-1
- Update to latest release (0.2.0)

  [ 1 ] Bug #836772 - crash if no %build section is present
  [ 2 ] Bug #841104 - fedora-review: fails to startup with "No mock group"

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update fedora-review' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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