Core Packages in Violation of the Fedora Naming Guidelines

Jesse Keating jkeating at
Wed Jul 12 12:08:12 UTC 2006

On Wednesday 12 July 2006 08:04, Florian La Roche wrote:
> I think we should not set dist for the -devel branch and only add
> this once a release is done and we build update packages.

That won't work.

foo-2.3-4%{?dist} for fc5 would become foo-2.3-4.fc5 and for devel it would be 
foo-2.3-4.  Now you have an fc5 package that is rpmnewer than the devel 

Jesse Keating
Release Engineer: Fedora
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