[CentOS-devel] rubygems rpm spec file

Jeff Johnson n3npq at mac.com
Wed Nov 19 03:31:47 UTC 2008


On Nov 18, 2008, at 8:10 PM, Karanbir Singh wrote:

> Manuel Wolfshant wrote:
>> I've cleaned up a bit the spec, making it closer to the Fedora  
>> guidelines. It still has some errors because the list of files  
>> passed to % files includes the following files and directories  
>> which are already owned by other packages (and with no chance to be  
>> left unowned, should rubygems be uninstalled):
>> /usr/bin (owned by filesystem)
>> /usr/lib (owned by filesystem)
>
> that 'find' has to die. the only way to put it is 'thats just wrong  
> for every reasons'.
>

Inconsistent with existing packaging practices and policies is perhaps  
more accurate.

There is nothing 'wrong' with having a directory owned by multiple  
packages no
matter how many reasons you think you know.

73 de Jeff


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