[Fedora-packaging] Statistics on usage of disttags in Fedora Core and Extras

Orion Poplawski orion at cora.nwra.com
Fri Apr 6 17:52:12 UTC 2007

Thorsten Leemhuis wrote:
> I also plan to remove disttags from those of my packages that update
> seldom, as I think it's just utterly confusing if there are packages in
> FC7 that still have a disttag ".fc6" in it.

I would recommend at least one rebuild of a package just before release 
though for everything but pure data packages.  I've been surprised by 
what has changed and caused failures.

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