[users] Re: Package requests

Scott Silva ssilva at sgvwater.com
Mon Oct 20 23:42:02 CEST 2008

on 10-20-2008 8:48 AM Nicolas Thierry-Mieg spake the following:
> Scott Silva wrote:
>> on 10-20-2008 1:48 AM Nils Breunese (Lemonbit) spake the following:
>>> Tom G. Christensen wrote:
>>>> For awhile now Dags website has been horribly out of sync with what's
>>>> actually in the repositories.
>>>> Go to any package added or updated within the last few months (ie.
>>>> vlc, wxgtk, clamav etc) and look for yourself.
>>> Hm, looks like you're right.
>>> Nils Breunese.
>>  I think Dag's website only tracks packages he personally does. 
> Anything put
>> through the rpmforge build system probably wouldn't show up there.
> I don't think that's the explanation, see for example apt:
> - latest version is 0.5.15lorg3.2-1 on dag's website,
> - latest on the repos is 0.5.15lorg3.2-3, and Dag made the latest
> changes (according to the spec available in svn).
> http://dag.wieers.com/rpm/packages/apt/
> http://svn.rpmforge.net/svn/trunk/rpms/apt/apt.spec
But did the newer version go through the rpmforge build system or through Dag's?
As I said, I believe Dag's website only tracks what goes through "his" build
system. Dag is part of rpmforge, but Dag is not all of rpmforge.

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