Aggregation upstream projects are BAD (kdesdk for example)

Jeffrey C. Ollie jeff at
Sat Sep 8 21:10:35 UTC 2007

On Sat, 2007-09-08 at 16:34 +0200, Hans de Goede wrote:
> Well in case off gstreamer-plugins-ugly from that other repo it has:
> Provides:       gstreamer-mad = %{version}-%{release}
> I agree, not very usefull to a casual user, but I think we all agree the 
> current codec situation is a pain. With that said I'm all for virtual provides 
> for gstreamer plugins to make things easier on the end user, the only problem 
> is what do we put in those virtual provides?

For gstreamer, what about "gstreamer-plugin(<pluginname>) =
<version>-<release>"?  For example:

gstreamer-plugin(oggmux) = 0.10.13-1.fc7
gstreamer-plugin(vorbisenc) = 0.10.13-1.fc7
gstreamer-pligin(vorbisdec) = 0.10.13-1.fc7


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