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Re: My thoughts on repotag



On Mon, 19 Mar 2007 16:14:14 +0100 (CET), Dag Wieers wrote:

> > > Since 2 packages from different repositories have no relation.
> > 
> > They don't have any relation? How comes?
> 
> Because if RPMforge has release 3 and EPEL has release 4 you don't know 
> what patches one has, or if one is an improvement over the other.

Then apparently there is no cooperation or collaboration, and its
dangerous to switch back and forth between EPEL and RPMforge as both repos
add/remove features and bump release without coordinating that.

> You don't know, they are not based on the same SPEC file. Not the same 
> repository. Hello ?

Hello what? If there is no relationship between the packages, you still
want the repositories to be mixable and packages recognisable by file
name?


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