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Re: starting Fedora Server SIG



Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski <dominik greysector net> wrote:
> On Friday, 14 November 2008 at 20:28, Horst H. von Brand wrote:
> > Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski <dominik greysector net> wrote:
> > > On Friday, 14 November 2008 at 17:46, Jesse Keating wrote:
> > > > On Fri, 2008-11-14 at 11:26 -0500, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> > > > > > > How do you define/configure a "good default course"?
> > > > > > 
> > > > > >  I've recently posted a patch to the yum ML which would allow Fedora (or
> > > > > > any active repo.) to configure these choices manually. We could then
> > > > > > also easily have different defaults for the desktop vs. the server
> > > > > > spins.
> > > > > 
> > > > > Where would you store per-spin defaults, as they all point to the
> > > > > same repo?
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > > And how would you account for multiple repos providing this
> > > > information... differently?  Which repo wins?
> > 
> > > That's easy, just make per-spin packages with the appropriate config
> > > files (for some yum plugin, perhaps?). Make them conflict with each
> > > other explicitly, too.
> > 
> > How on earth would I know with which packages from /other/ spins to clash?

> These packages could be built from one src.rpm, making it easy to keep
> a central list.

Then they aren't spin-local anymore, and make little sense.
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