More FC6 update woes.
kevin.kofler at chello.at
Wed Jul 4 08:00:25 UTC 2007
Michael Schwendt <mschwendt <at> gmail.com> writes:
> $ diff -u FC-6/kdemultimedia-extras.spec F-7/kdemultimedia-extras.spec
kdemultimedia-extras.spec isn't used at all, it's now a subpackage of
[root at localhost ~]# rpm -qi kdemultimedia-extras
Name : kdemultimedia-extras Relocations: (not relocatable)
Version : 3.5.7 Vendor: Fedora Project
Release : 0.1.fc7 Build Date: Don 07 Jun 2007
Install Date: Don 28 Jun 2007 11:06:26 CEST Build Host:
Group : Applications/Multimedia Source RPM:
> It's KDE 3.5.7 thrown out as a rushed mass-update to F7 and FE6, not
> adapting to the differences in FC6's kdemultimedia compared with F7's
It went through updates-testing as requested by the process, why did nobody
file a bug for the file conflicts? IMHO it's really not fair to blame Than
Also note that it has only been broken for 2 weeks for those who use
updates-testing, the update only went to updates 1 week ago. So those who
already had the breakage for 2 weeks deserve it. (If you use updates-TESTING,
you're supposed to actually TEST things, which implies FILING BUGS when they
> *lol* The F7 test updates are missing even after weeks. Packagers
> either don't know bodhi yet and are not aware of the new release
> process hurdles.
But that won't create upgrade path problems anymore when everything will use
Bodhi, the updates will just not go out for any branch other than devel.
> In other cases they bump release in older branches, breaking the %dist
That's bad, but has nothing to do with Bodhi, F7 or the Core-Extras merge.
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