[packagers] Re: [users] Dropping the repotag

Matthias Saou thias at spam.spam.spam.spam.spam.spam.spam.egg.and.spam.freshrpms.net
Thu Mar 15 18:40:58 CET 2007

Dag Wieers wrote :

> Since we cannot make Fedora/Red Hat agree on adding a repotag, from now on 
> I will be building RPMforge packages without a repotag.

I'm not sure I understand, here. Fedora/Red Hat has never had a
repotag, so how does "no change" make you "change"?

> It's a shame that I feel the need to do this even when I do not agree with 
> it in principle. The only reason why Fedora/Red Hat can do this, is 
> because everybody else at this point was adding a repotag and playing 
> nice.
> Exit .rf.

Why do you "feel the need to do this"? You no longer want to "play
nice"? Are there any technical reasons behind the change? Just


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