[Fedora-packaging] Kernel modules (was: Re: tpctl in extras missing dependancy for kernel-module-thinkpad)

Tom 'spot' Callaway tcallawa at redhat.com
Wed Jun 29 23:55:59 UTC 2005

On Wed, 2005-06-29 at 21:09 +0300, Ville Skyttä wrote:

> There may be ways around these, but I think it'll end up messy.
> Splitting the SRPMs would be a much simpler approach, and I don't think
> that the maintenance burden of doing that would be untolerable at all.

Honestly? I agree. Even if it means we end up with two copies of the
full source in two SRPMS.

Unless someone is violently opposed to splitting the SRPMS as policy
(and can come up with a way to resolve the unnecessary userland package
bumps/rebuilds), thats what I'm inclined to adopt.

Tom "spot" Callaway: Red Hat Sales Engineer || GPG Fingerprint: 93054260
Fedora Extras Steering Committee Member (RPM Standards and Practices)
Aurora Linux Project Leader: http://auroralinux.org
Lemurs, llamas, and sparcs, oh my!

More information about the Fedora-packaging mailing list