[packagers] rpmforge-release ...

Dag Wieers dag at wieers.com
Tue Aug 30 10:45:57 CEST 2005


On Tue, 30 Aug 2005, C.Lee Taylor wrote:

> Greetings ...
> > > 	I have not really looked at rpmforge-release, but would this not be a
> > > noarch package?  Make not sense to me to be arch dep ...
> > It's because the smart configuration files do not allow to have the
> > achitecture as a variable. So we have to hardcode it, hence the packages are
> > arch dependent.
> 	Okay ... Maybe a yum, apt and smart conf package could be made ... I
> don't use apt or smart, but I like the yum packages ...

I hate to explain people what they need to install if they want to use one 
of the tools. Besides the files don't hurt you as long as they are part of 
a package. Uninstall the package and they're gone (including the 
directories).

Kind regards,
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