[CentOS-devel] Re: Third repos CentOS 5 compatibility

Mon May 7 13:02:34 UTC 2007
Rex Dieter <rdieter at math.unl.edu>

Axel Thimm wrote:

> On Sat, May 05, 2007 at 04:38:04PM -0500, Rex Dieter wrote:

>> > But also very disappointed from the course that EPEL chose to take wrt
>> > to all other 3rd party repos. He's currently stripping off repotags
>> > from his repo cursing all day people in EPEL that forced him to do
>> > this.
>> Maybe if we all can agree to some ground rules, then all repos can play
>> nice.  See proposal:
>> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/PackageMaintainers/RepositoryCollaboration
> These rules should had been going w/o saying

I agree, but this seems necessary for some(*).  Without acknowledgment of
equal-footing for all parties, progress will be a very uphill battle.

-- Rex

(*) Since I continue to hear gripes about which repos were first or (should)
have priority or clout.