[Fedora-packaging] proper way to install emacs lisp add-ons?

Tom 'spot' Callaway tcallawa at redhat.com
Tue Jun 6 23:13:37 UTC 2006

On Tue, 2006-06-06 at 21:02 +0100, Jose Pedro Oliveira wrote:

> What about these perl cenarios?
>   Perl module A::B
>   Perl module A::B::C  (and requires A::B)

Thus, whenever Perl module A::B::C is installed, A::B will already be
there. If they have a common directory, A::B should own it, not

> Perl module A::B::C should always own the A directory
> (also owned by A::B) or not ?

No. Package at the top of the dependency chain should own it. So, if
A::B is the top, then it should own the A directory, since A::B::C can't
go in without A::B.

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