Weird packaging policies (Was: [users] Circular obsoletes between Dries and FE6 rrdtool Perl bindings)

Mike Fedyk mfedyk at
Wed Dec 6 14:40:09 CET 2006

Dag Wieers wrote:
> On Tue, 5 Dec 2006, Rex Dieter wrote:
>> Now, creating a new (sane) packaging policy that mandates lower case package
>> names would make a lot of sense.
> Could we revert those 'new' packages in FE that already existed in 
> RPMforge to lowercase ? I can make a list of those. Some of the packages 
> (like django) I would like to introduce as well in lowercase if possible.

Can FC please remove the package version numbers from the directories in 
/usr/share/doc and have a policy that each package should have a 
directory in /usr/share/doc?  Using this directory has been used so 
seldom that I rarely even look there anymore on RH based systems now.

Mike Fedyk              mfedyk at
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