New fedora-rpmdevtools: cleanup old stuff

Thorsten Leemhuis fedora at
Sun Mar 20 19:29:53 UTC 2005

Am Sonntag, den 20.03.2005, 21:05 +0200 schrieb Ville Skyttä:
> On Sun, 2005-03-20 at 12:28 -0500, Toshio wrote:
> > On Sun, 2005-03-20 at 18:18 +0200, Ville Skyttä wrote:
> [...]
> >Proposed patch to spectemplate.spec that should address this problem:
> >
> > December/msg00838.html
> How about if I just remove the "full featured" spec template from
> rpmdevtools, and we provide one with a better coverage, docs and
> annotations somewhere else, eg. Wiki?

I loved the "full featured" spec template and still like it very much --
just type fedora-newrpmspec, less newspec.spec to look something up is
easier that fire webbrowser up, search bookmarks/google/somewhere\ else
and look there.   

> > It also adds killall -HUP gconfd-2 which is known to work in FC3+
> > versions of GConf2.  I haven't evaluated whether it's harmful for pre-
> > FC3 gconf (I don't have pre-FC2 anymore.)

I evaluated it ~ four month ago and someone told me that this is a
stupid idea and should be avoided. Can't find in my mail-archive anymore
who was the one I asked -- sorry.
Thorsten Leemhuis <fedora at>

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