Fedora EPEL Package Build Report 2007-08-14

Mike McGrath mmcgrath at redhat.com
Wed Aug 15 21:25:19 UTC 2007

rob myers wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-08-15 at 15:12 -0500, Mike McGrath wrote:
>> What do you the rest of you think?
> I don't want to deal with dep solving issues.  It is more important to
> me for EPEL to be stable than to have the latest foo package.  That
> said, perhaps there should be a process by which overwhelmingly
> fantastic packages could make the transition from "testing" to "current"
> independent of RHEL minor releases.  I'd prefer that to be the exception
> rather than the rule.

Well, in theory, you as a user shouldn't have dep solving issues.  The 
problem is getting our scripts to realize proper dep solving (which 
includes logic and commands that we just aren't using now).


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