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Re: changelogs in packages and space use



On 8/31/07, David Cantrell <dcantrell redhat com> wrote:

Some packages are essentially the upstream source for a project,

Yes, and I think this should be strongly discouraged.   For starters, spec files and patches are a poor substitute for revision control.  It also makes it significantly more painful for other people to reuse the work ( c.f. the Ubuntu developer's request).

If we have situations like this - put up a project on hosted.fedoraproject.org.  Or code.google.com .  Or sourceforge.




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