[Fedora-packaging] [Draft][RFC] The use of alternatives

Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski dominik at greysector.net
Tue Feb 17 23:10:15 UTC 2009

Hi all,

Here's a draft that - after deciding which solution is best - should
eventually be put into Packaging Guidelines:


I tried to list all pros and cons of each solution.
I'm personally hesitating between using %ghost or Provides:, but I'd
prefer the Provides: solution.

What do you think?


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