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

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Wed Dec 6 14:50:47 CET 2006


Mike Fedyk wrote:

> Can FC please 

This is in no way specific to Fedora Core.

> 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? 

99% likely no.  That's just standard rpm behavior for anything marked
%doc
inside of a package's specfile.  You may not like it, but my only 
suggestion is that you learn to deal/live with it.

-- Rex



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