[packman] Package update workflow?

Cristian Morales Vega reddwarf at opensuse.org
Thu May 10 22:17:51 CEST 2012

On 8 May 2012 15:43, Stefan Seyfried <seife at s3e.de> wrote:
> Am 08.05.2012 15:39, schrieb Cristian Morales Vega:
>> So... any +1/-1 about adding these rpm packages to Essentials?
>> Again, the idea is to allow multimedia:libs/multimedia:apps
>> maintainers play with the new rpm features. We can link them and will
>> still build in the old distros that we support and they don't.
> IMHO: go ahead and add them. But don't publish them, just keep "Use for
> Build" checked. So people cannot fsck up their SLES with these rpm
> packages (and to use the built packages, they should not need the
> patched RPM).

Done for 11.1 and SLE 11 SP2. I would need the sources of the RPM from
SLE 11 GM ( to finish it.

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