[Fedora-packaging] Co-maintaining packages - gdal, grass

Patrice Dumas pertusus at free.fr
Thu Nov 18 08:50:53 UTC 2010

On Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 01:54:10PM +0530, Viji V Nair wrote:
> Hi,
> I would like to co-maintain gdal and grass packages. I am working on
> Fedora GIS spin:
> We need to fix some issues in the above packages:
> gdal : we care not shipping the jnis, java is broken and need to fix
> grass : A very old GRASS version is packaged, it lacks more than 9000
> fixes and enhancements with respect to the current stable version
> which is GRASS 6.4.0
> Please share your thoughts

This is not the right list for those discussions.  The right list is 
fedora development list.  You can also use the per-package mail alias,
it will go to all the co-maintainers of a package.

Other than that, I fully agree that an update to grass 6.4.0 would clearly
be right.


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