Shorewall removed from Fedora Extras

Robert Marcano robert at
Tue Sep 27 18:17:45 UTC 2005

On Tue, 2005-09-27 at 09:12 -0400, Robert Marcano wrote:
> On Tue, 2005-09-27 at 12:39 +0200, Michael Schwendt wrote:

> > Shorewall may be brought back to Fedora Extras by an interested
> > contributor any time, provided that the packages are updated to the series
> > which is still supported by the upstream project. The 1.4 series of
> > Shorewall has reached end-of-life.
> > 
> I think it is good decision. I have a 2.0 branch based RPM that I can
> contribute, let me see if it complies with the Fedora guidelines and if
> no one wants to be a mantainer I can volunteer to do that because I
> already do that for 5 different servers

I decided to update the extras spec file to the 2.4.4 release in order
to have better upgrades for the people using the removed 1.4 based RPM

Take a look at and test it:

Apparently there are no open bugs on Fedora bugzilla for shorewall, so
after the spec file is reviewed accordingly I can start the process to
get maintainer status

Robert Marcano

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