[CentOS-devel] Re: A patched kdepim package(for CentOS 4.2) for CJK user

Tue Nov 1 06:10:05 UTC 2005
dlion <dlion7000 at gmail.com>

On 10/31/05, Shawn M. Jones <smj at littleprojects.org> wrote:
> dlion wrote:
> > I think you missed the point. The point is the packages in centosplus
> > will not be installed by default. So it WILL NOT HURT. Only those know
> > about it will try to use it. That's a totally different thing than tell
> > Redhat and wait, until the patch is available to EVERYONE. Most non-CJK
> > people do not need it.
> Er,
> Why don't we do both?  Put it into centosplus AND submit the patched
> version to Red Hat.  Then, if Red Hat decides to make it the "official"
> version, we can remove it from centosplus and the "officail" srpm
> percolates to CentOS.  If Red Hat decides, for whatever reason, that
> they do not want to use it, we still have it in centosplus.
> Just a thought,
> Shawn M. Jones

I totally agree.