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Re: rawhide report: 20090702 changes

On Thu, Jul 2, 2009 at 5:07 PM, Kevin Kofler<kevin kofler chello at> wrote:
> Rahul Sundaram wrote:
>> Yes and this is not even the first time. Dive Into Python has been in
>> the repo for ages already.
> That doesn't mean it's compliant with our guidelines on shipping content. I
> really don't see what benefit it gives us to have a package dumping some
> book into /usr/share. Can't it be given as a regular download on a website?
> Possibly even the Fedora wiki. But packages sound to me like a completely
> overkill format to distribute PDF books.



"If the content enhances the OS user experience, then the content is
OK to be packaged in Fedora. This means, for example, that things
like: fonts, themes, clipart, and wallpaper are OK. "

So does a programming book enhance the OS user experience?

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