[packman] OpenSuse 42.1 missing k3b codecs

Olaf Hering olaf at aepfle.de
Thu Dec 1 17:45:41 CET 2016

On Thu, Dec 01, Wolfgang Bauer wrote:

> So that people only need to install k3b-codecs from Packman, and not switch 
> the k3b package itself?

The whole package gets rebuild, and zypper dup is used, so I think there
is not much gain from such setup.

> The current state has been to come from a disagreement between the openSUSE 
> maintainers and the Packman maintainer I think (though I was not personally 
> involved).

Me neither.

> Btw, wasn't there a similar case with vlc a few months ago? ;-)

This was the lack of upstream support for non-Tumbleweed, so we just fork.
I'm sure k3b is less involved to avoid that path.

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