Re: [gnome-love] request for spec files

On Fri, Feb 11, 2005 at 11:08:33PM -0500, Luis Villa wrote:
> In a nutshell, i'd like to hack jhbuild to build tarballs and rpms,
> but that would require pulling spec files for each tarball from a
> predictable location in CVS.

  I actually keep my spec file in CVS for my projects, though some
seems to consider this "useless" if not bad practice.

> It would also require someone with knowledge/experience in writing
> spec files to volunteer to write up-to-date spec files for at least
> some small number of modules, and get them in CVS, so that I could
> test them, and ideally volunteer to help me with problems as they crop
> up.

  Problem is to have portable spec files, all major RPM distro seems
to have their prefered guidelines and tricks,


Daniel Veillard      | Red Hat Desktop team
veillard redhat com  | libxml GNOME XML XSLT toolkit | Rpmfind RPM search engine

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