Announcing rpmfusion

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at
Tue Sep 11 21:06:44 UTC 2007

Michel Salim wrote:
> On 11/09/2007, Hans de Goede <j.w.r.degoede at> wrote:
>> The Dribble, Freshrpms and Livna teams, already joined by some Fedora
>> contributors, are proud to announce the RPM Fusion project.
>> RPM Fusion aims to bring together many packagers from various 3rd party repos
>> and build a single add-on repository for Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
> Nice -- so this is like the old RPMforge, but with a unified packaging
> policy (rather than a confederation of repositories)?

But the reason you need additional 3rd party repositories in the first 
place is when the unified one has a policy that prohibits certain 
packages from being there.  Will that still be the case?

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at

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