[Fedora-packaging] Modifying upstream tarballs
opensource at till.name
Tue Jun 5 14:11:00 UTC 2007
On Di Juni 5 2007, Tom "spot" Callaway wrote:
> The only time we should be modifying tarballs is when the tarball would
> cause us to ship something in the SRPM that Fedora:
> - doesn't have permission to distribute
> - doesn't permit because of its license
> - would be violating known patents to ship
> In 99% of the other cases, leave the tarball alone and edit the content
> in the spec.
There are two packages I am working on, that contain binaries. Is it o.k. to
keep them in the tarball / src.rpm?
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