Mass rebuild for F13?

Orcan Ogetbil oget.fedora at
Mon Dec 21 12:38:55 UTC 2009

On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 7:21 AM, Jakub Jelinek wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 07:03:13AM -0500, Orcan Ogetbil wrote:
>> It would be nice if you folks add these little explanations as
>> comments next to the patches of the gcc SPEC file. (this is also a
>> packaging requirement [1]).
> 1) gcc-4.4-RH has its own svn branch in upstream repository, so the
>   src.rpm contains only very few patches, most of the changes are
>   simply committed to the svn branch.  svn commit logs contain
>   all relevant info.
> 2) the patches (~ 20) that are left have comments in their bodies,
>   rather than in the spec file, which is much more maintainable.

Yeah, those comments in the patches are quite informative, like "libtool sucks".

Seriously, this "comment about the patch in the specfile" is a
packaging requirement, not a personal request.


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