Packaging walk-through for new contributors

ankur sinha sanjay_ankur at
Tue Jul 29 07:48:47 UTC 2008

--- On Tue, 29/7/08, Rahul Sundaram <sundaram at> wrote:
From: Rahul Sundaram <sundaram at>
Subject: Re: Packaging walk-through for new contributors
To: sanjay_ankur at
Cc: "The Fedora Project Community in India" <fedora-india at>
Date: Tuesday, 29 July, 2008, 5:41 AM

ankur sinha wrote:
> I'd sign up as soon as I can. :-)
> A query :: Does packaging need knowledge of programming languages ?
> just entered 3rd sem at College and we havent been taught much. Am 
> teaching myself C but that will take a week atleast before I know 
> anything substantial.

>>>Programming knowledge is certainly useful but not mandatory. There are 
>>>people involved in packaging fonts, documentation, artwork etc which 
>>>requires no programming skills at all.


Okay then. Ill start there. Am reading up all the documentation to do with packaging in the mean time..



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