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Re: [JANITOR] Duplicate directory ownership cleanups



Stephen Gallagher wrote:
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On 06/26/2009 06:07 AM, Ralf Corsepius wrote:
Tom "spot" Callaway wrote:
Hi, I'm Scruffy, the Fedora Janitor.
Today (and likely, over the next few days/weeks), I'll be going through
and making minor changes to packages in rawhide (and only in rawhide)
where there are cases of unnecessary duplicate directory ownership.
Please do not be alarmed!
I am very alarmed because I think what you just committed to some perl
modules is simply plain wrong.

Perl modules _must_ own all directories they install *.pm under %perl_*
because they in general are entirely independent and do not share a
strict hierarchy!

Ralf


I think you may have missed the part of his email where he said "I won't
be fixing cases where the duplicate directory ownership is
acceptable, like much of the perl structure, so you don't have to worry
about that."
Well, ... he just has committed patches in which he does exactly the opposite.

He already started to break perl packages.

Ralf



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