[Fedora-packaging] Icon tag in spec files
tcallawa at redhat.com
Mon Mar 5 15:51:47 UTC 2012
On 03/05/2012 12:53 AM, Toshio Kuratomi wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 04, 2012 at 06:38:27PM -0600, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
>> I have a request (bz 787335) to add an Icon tag to the spec file for
>> freecol so that the appropriate icon will be displayed at:
>> I don't remember running across any guidelines covering this.
>> Is this something I missed? Is this something new that should
>> be documented?
> Icon does not need to be used in the Fedora spec files. Just like groups,
> this is something that is better done outside of packages (as different
> spins/themes/etc may want to use differen groups or different icons for the
> same package).
> I doubt that the fedora packager web application is using the Icon tag in
> the spec file but you could ask threebean and lmacken on IRC if that's the
In fact, I'm rather confident we are not doing this, but instead, using
the .desktop file.
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