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A common packaging project

There are currently several larger and smaller repos providing quality rpm packages. Possibly all or most of these repos could benefit from merging into a common packaging project.

The incentive for repo maintainers to join such a project needs to be an improvement from the respective current situation. There are many reasons for consolidation:

There are also some against:

The aim of the first phase of this project will be to try to collect all goals/requirements of the interested repos. Therefore this manifesto will not contain any requirements/goals.

The proposal is to setup the following phases. The first phases are suggested to be in private communication between the repo maintainers as these are the phases where repos will join or not the project and we'd like to keep a good signal to noise ratio.

CommonPackagingProject (last edited 2007-09-28 13:14:11 by anonymous)