[virt-tools-list] virt-what : question 4

otheus uibk otheus.uibk at gmail.com
Thu Mar 24 09:59:04 UTC 2016

On Thu, Mar 24, 2016 at 10:02 AM, Richard W.M. Jones <rjones at redhat.com>

> On Wed, Mar 23, 2016 at 07:18:38PM +0100, otheus uibk wrote:
> > Question 4: Where is the .spec file and why isn't it in the git repo?
> > (I apologize if the tone is harsh. I'm just a little shocked that a
> > RedHat-specific project doesn't have a .spec file).
> It's in Fedora.  You can get it from here:
>   http://pkgs.fedoraproject.org/cgit/rpms/virt-what.git/
> The RHEL spec file is forked from this one, and you can get that from
> the RHEL sources:
>   https://git.centos.org/summary/!rpms!virt-what.git
> If we put the spec file into the upstream tree, then that would favour
> RHEL over other distros that carry virt-what, incuding other RPM-based
> distros like SuSE.

Fair enough. Then wouldn't the logical thing to be have a directory inside
the source repo where all spec files reside? It just seems silly to
maintain 3 different ...

Wait, what? There's an entire GIT meta-repository for only RPMs??
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://listman.redhat.com/archives/virt-tools-list/attachments/20160324/ffc34e8a/attachment.htm>

More information about the virt-tools-list mailing list