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

Jesse Keating jkeating at redhat.com
Mon Apr 9 16:38:30 UTC 2007

On Monday 09 April 2007 12:12:18 Christopher Stone wrote:
> Why would you have to download a new package?  You arent bumping the
> release tag or changing the spec file at all.   All you are doing is
> firing off a build of the current package in a new branch.
> Maintainers have to cvs up -d when new branches take place anyway, so
> I don't see the issue here.

Yet, the disttag WOULD get bumped and everybody would have to download this 
package as an update just to get the new dist tag.

Jesse Keating
Release Engineer: Fedora
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