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From:Matej Cepl Date:January 23 2007 12:37pm
Subject: Re: Support for mysql++ in Fedora?
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Bruce Keats scripst:
> I am willing to do get it into the extras, but I am new to Fedora's
> packaging guidelines.  Are they documented somewhere?

As said before http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging/Guidelines and you
should certainly read once more
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Extras/Contributors to be familiar with them.

> If I do the work then can the mysql++ RPMs be included in the FC5, FC6,
> etc releases?

It depends on how good packages you will create and whether they will go
through review smoothly.

> As well, where do the binary RPMs come from?  Do I build them or is
> there a special build system that creates the binary RPMs once the
> source RPM is created?

Well, both -- you have to certainly build them yourself for testing, but
actual bits which go to Fedora are built by plague
http://www.fedoraproject.org/wiki/Projects/Plague but don't with that yet
-- you have some way to go before you get there. Just start on the top of
the page http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Extras/Contributors and go down.

Matej

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Support for mysql++ in Fedora?Bruce Keats18 Jan
  • Re: Support for mysql++ in Fedora?Warren Young18 Jan
  • Re: Support for mysql++ in Fedora?Remi Collet19 Jan
  • Re: Support for mysql++ in Fedora?Matej Cepl23 Jan
Re: Support for mysql++ in Fedora?Bruce Keats19 Jan
  • Re: Support for mysql++ in Fedora?Warren Young20 Jan