Fedora 19 Update: fedora-review-0.4.1-1.fc19

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Fedora Update Notification
2013-04-29 17:26:16

Name        : fedora-review
Product     : Fedora 19
Version     : 0.4.1
Release     : 1.fc19
URL         : https://fedorahosted.org/FedoraReview/
Summary     : Review tool for fedora rpm packages
Description :
This tool automates much of the dirty work when reviewing a package
for the Fedora Package Collection like:

    * Downloading SRPM & SPEC.
    * Download upstream source
    * Check md5sums
    * Build and install package in mock.
    * Run rpmlint.
    * Generate a review template, which becomes the starting
      point for the review work.

The tool is composed of a plugins, one for each supported language.
As of today, there is plugins for C/C++, Ruby, java, R, perl and
python.  There is also support for external tests that can be written
in a simple way in bash.

Update Information:

Package has been updated to latest version. Major changes:
- Updated and improved Java checks for latest packaging guidelines
    * Automate buildarch check
    * Do CheckNoArch per subpackage instead of buildarch
    * Add check for new style Maven packaging
    * Update CheckTestSkip for mvn-build
    * Maven packages don't need to BR/R jpackage-utils check
- Fix attachment name for 'MD5-sum check' (bz 861716)
- Fix %files section handling for font-packages (#209)
- Handle %20 in source URLs correctly (bz 920376)
- Fix CheckLicenseField for multiple files without license (#205)  
- Don't write licenses in random order
- Fix several bugs in koji-download-scratch script
- Output ANSI color sequences only on color terminals (bz 955719)
- Compress legend of report
- Fix problem with subpackages being ignored/missed
- Add 'Copyright' to illegal tags check


  [ 1 ] Bug #908830 - check-large-docs.sh doesn't properly skip -doc subpackages
  [ 2 ] Bug #912182 - ERROR: chroot /var/lib/mock/fedora-rawhide-x86_64/root/ not initialized!
  [ 3 ] Bug #920376 - other Fatal error: Exception down the road , when url got %20

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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