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Re: rpms/lesstif/devel lesstif.spec,1.4,1.5



On Tue, 2007-01-02 at 22:33 -0600, Rex Dieter wrote:
> Ralf Corsepius wrote:
> > On Tue, 2007-01-02 at 19:01 -0600, Rex Dieter wrote:
> 
> > The problem isn't openmotif's packaging, the problem is the way lesstif
> > is being packaged in Fedora.
> > 
> > Think about how you manage parallel installation of different versions
> > of kde/Qt. Any such Obsoletes: inside of the Fedora provided packages
> > would your 3rd party kde packages and would force you to use bizarre
> > packaging tricks, such as epoch tricks or playing games on package
> > names.
> 
> Patrice's Obsoletes *only* hits the last known *Fedora* releases of
> openmotif-devel, by carefully using versioned Obsoletes.
Wrong, he obsoletes all openmotif versions below a certain version,
comprising older ones.

Ralf



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