Stuff that should be our target going forward ?

Bill Nottingham notting at redhat.com
Thu Oct 31 19:00:03 UTC 2013


Simo Sorce (simo at redhat.com) said: 
> Can't we create a Provides: tag and make it a dependency for firefox ?
>
> Then make a package that has a 'reasonable default' of Requires: and
> make it Provide that tag, different spins may decide to have different
> packages provide the special tag.

I suppose you could have a metapackage that requires the default set of
fonts (that matches @fonts), and have it be a requirement of either
libX11 or the major toolkits. But having to add the requires per-app would
be wrong, IMO.

Bill


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