Goal: Increased Modularity?

Jeff Spaleta jspaleta at gmail.com
Tue Sep 4 20:15:56 UTC 2007

On 9/4/07, Richi Plana <myfedora at richip.dhs.org> wrote:
> I'm not saying you guys aren't. I'm just wondering if it's written in a
> guideline somewhere or if each person has to come up with the same
> realization each and every time. If there's something to show people who
> might be interested in Fedora why they would want to use Fedora (because
> the people working on it are smart cookies based on what they've said
> they're doing).

Introduction of a virtual provides or other mechanims..requires
discussion.. because it impacts multiple package maintainers. It's
case by case.

But it might not be so bad an idea to write a little glowy piece of
prose describing
how virtual provides are being used right now, to help people
interested in re-spinning appreciate there is more modularization at
the packaging level than the packaging list of default install of
Fedora would suggest.  Until you go poking at it, you may not know its


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