RFC: EOL of mediawiki from EL-4, EL-5, EL-6

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at gmail.com
Wed Dec 15 01:02:03 UTC 2010

On Mon, Dec 13, 2010 at 22:38, Ray Van Dolson <rayvd at bludgeon.org> wrote:

> I notice a few RPM-packaged extensions are tied to the original
> mediawiki package -- mediawiki-ParserFunctions for example.
> Maybe /usr/share/mediawiki would be a good "generic" directory for
> non-version specific extension?  Or should we get them repackaged per
> version?
> For now I'll just install from source most likely.

This was going to be my next thing to deal with. Some of the mediawiki
extensions work with the latest and others do not. I am not sure of
which :). I guess I need to ask the packaging committee on what best
practice would be

Stephen J Smoogen.
"The core skill of innovators is error recovery, not failure avoidance."
Randy Nelson, President of Pixar University.
"Let us be kind, one to another, for most of us are fighting a hard
battle." -- Ian MacLaren

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