[Fedora-packaging] README.Dist is preferrable to README.Fedora

Patrice Dumas pertusus at free.fr
Sat Oct 25 22:25:51 UTC 2008

On Sat, Oct 25, 2008 at 11:22:04PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 25, 2008 at 03:47:55PM +0200, Patrice Dumas wrote:
> > I suggest changing README.Fedora to README.Dist, see for an
> > argumentation:
> > http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/PackageMaintainers/Packaging_Tricks#Avoiding_using_fedora_or_redhat
> Urgghh ... a lot of pointless make-work.  What's the point?  Debian
> ship 'README.Debian' files.

It is not an obligation it is a recommendation. And it is in general
both more accurate and help others reuse spec files. There are many
packages using README.Fedora in fedora, and what debian does is not
necessarily to be copied.


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