Looking for a review of 'sundials' library

John Pye john at curioussymbols.com
Mon Jul 30 03:04:00 UTC 2007

Hi Debarsi,

Thanks very much for looking at this.

Debarshi 'Rishi' Ray wrote:
>> I have uploaded a new version with all the non-Fedora stuff stripped
>> out. Please take another look if you are able:
> Assuming that http://jpye.fedorapeople.org/sundials/sundials.spec is
> the latest version of the spec file, here are my comments:
> 1. You should consult
> https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging/Guidelines#head-b4fdd45fa76cbf54c885ef0836361319ab962473
> to pick the value for your BuildRoot.

OK, fixed

> 2. Why are you invoking ./configure directly instead of using
> '%configure' in the '%build' stanza?

OK, fixed (reason was related to the following, but %configure is still
OK, so I use it now)

> 3. Do you really need to use '%makeinstall' in the '%install' stanza?
> Consult https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging/Guidelines#head-fcaf3e6fcbd51194a5d0dbcfbdd2fcb7791dd002

Yes, SUNDIALS does not support the 'DESTDIR' thing AFAICT.

> 4. Consult http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging/ScriptletSnippets#head-d0dbcb7eec27622a21df280009c5b089b02f5bef
> to fix your post[un] scriptlets.

OK, fixed

> Finally have you filed a review request in Bugzilla?

Yes, https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=249034

I have uploaded the updated files to the *NEW* location (don't have my
fedorapeople key here) of:



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