[fedora-india] What software is missing in the Fedora repository?

Rahul Sundaram sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Fri May 8 10:31:10 UTC 2009

On 05/08/2009 08:10 AM, Ankur Sinha wrote:

> Anyway, I think I have learnt font packaging now (understood the spec
> file etc.) and would like to "upgrade". Can you please suggest a really
> really really simple package I could start with?? 
> (I did go through the wishlist, Found all of them daunting :| )

Software is always going to involve more work on packaging compared to
fonts. However, look at


You can re-use



A spec and rpm can be found at


There might be a few other simple ones at



courier-imap and courier-authlib was asked a few times. They are fairly
involved but you can be sure you will get many users.

A dead review of courier-authlib is at


Feel free to reuse the spec file.

Someone from Pune LUG suggested


Seems to be a KDE applet that shows live transfer rates and graphs. You
should be able to find a SRPM somewhere. If you are a KDE user, take a
look at this and talk to the Fedora KDE SIG.


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